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源氏物語草紙蒔絵香箱
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Item Details
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Culture
Japan
Title
源氏物語草紙蒔絵香箱
Incense Box (kōbako) in the Shape of Five Volumes of The Tale of Genji
Work Type
Box
Lacquer
Date
late 19th century
Material
Lacquered wood with gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, and togidashimaki-e, cutout gold- and silver-foil application, and red and green lacquer_x000D_; _x000D_;
Period
Meiji period (1868-1912)
Measurements
H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); W. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); L. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Rights
The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission. This image was provided by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Contact information: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028,
License
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File Properties
File Name
MMA_DP302471.jpg
SSID
18751605

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