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Asian Art

Oblong Fubako (Scroll Box)

18th century

Gold lacquer with karakusa leaf and peony design in gold and silver over nashiji; red silk cord and tassels

3 1/8 × 3 1/8 × 9 13/16 in. (8 × 8 × 25 cm)
Anonymous Gift
1947.175
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Containers - Lacquer
Provenance: 

Private Collection, New York to 1947; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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