Preview

image preview

Title

Box

Artist

Description

Finely carved red and black wooden box. Hexagonal in shape with a 6 petal flower design on lid. Silver rim on the inside. Multiple colors exposed through the carving process (red, black, yellow, and green). Kyoto, Japan.

Original Medium

Lacquer and wood

Size

Diameter: 12.5 cm; Height: 5.3 cm

Origin

Japan

Date Information

Undated

Artifact Number

M82-018

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: Mark Fritch, University of Montana

Contact Us

For additional information about the collection or to suggest a keyword or share what you know about this item email library.archives@umontana.edu. Please include the artifact number in your note to us.

Share

Image Location

 
COinS