Document box with design of scattered fans, with outer carrying case

Historical period(s)
Edo period, late 18th-late 19th century
Lacquer on wood with gold and silver; silver ring fittings, and silk cords
H x W x D (Inner gold lacquer box, assembled): 7 x 26 x 10.4 cm (2 3/4 x 10 1/4 x 4 1/8 in) H x W x D (Outer black lacquer box, assembled): 16 x 33 x 20 cm (6 5/16 x 13 x 7 7/8 in) D (Silk cords on gold inner box, length of each): 33.5 cm (13 3/16 in) D (Silk cords on outer black box, length of each): 273 cm (107 1/2 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Ulrich and Sarah Straus
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Container, Lacquer


daimyo, Edo period (1615 - 1868), fan, Japan, maki-e
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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