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Box for Korean archaeological objects

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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    circa 1917
  • Geography

    Korea or Japan
  • Material

    Lacquered persimmon wood
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (overall): 27.6 x 41.9 x 22.9 cm (10 7/8 x 16 1/2 x 9 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1917.306.2a-f
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1917.306.2a-f

Object Details

  • Provenance

    To 1917
    Mr. S. Yamanaka, Kyoto, to 1917 [1]
    From 1917 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Mr. S. Yamanaka of Kyoto, through Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1917 [2]
    From 1920
    The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See the Accession List, Collections Management office. See also, Original Bronze List, S.I. 1271, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. For further details regarding the gift, see Curatorial Remark 4, H.E. Buckman, 1964, in the object record, as well as F1917.306.2a-f, Curatorial Remark 2, Louise Cort, July 8, 2010, in the object record.
    [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

    Rediscovering Korea’s Past (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
  • Previous custodian or owner

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

    Korea or Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Container
  • On View

    Freer Gallery 14: Rediscovering Korea's Past
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