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Box with lid

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1615-1868
  • Geography

    Japan
  • Material

    Lacquered wood with inlaid mother of pearl and gold paint
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 12.3 x 19.9 x 11.4 cm (4 13/16 x 7 13/16 x 4 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1904.347a-d
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1904.347a-d

Object Details

  • Provenance

    To 1904
    Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1904 [1]
    From 1904 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1904 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 10, pg. 22, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    The Power to See Beauty (October 14, 2017 to September 6, 2022)
    Japanese Art—Paintings (September 16, 1970 to May 2, 1973)
    Special Exhibition—Japanese Art (October 16, 1963 to August 18, 1967)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Container
  • Restrictions and Rights

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