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Description

Black inkstone case made using the "monshanuri" type of lacquering, a rare specialty of Aomeri. Box is black with brown flora detailing. Hand made by Fujiyuki Narita, one of the few remaining masters of this technique

Original Medium

Lacquer and wood

Size

30 cm x 22 cm x 5 cm

Origin

Aomeri, Japan

Date Information

Undated

Artifact Number

M86-033

Original Collection

Mike Mansfield Collections, Mss 65, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-- Missoula. Mansfield Library

Image Credit

Image credit: Micaela Connolly, University of Montana

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