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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.609.5
Title
An Illustrated Encyclopedia (Kinmō zui)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kummō zui [Kimmō zui]
Classification
Prints
Work Type
book
Date
Early Edo period, dated 1668
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/142263
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Fifth of a set of fourteen thread-bound woodblock-printed volumes; ink on paper
Dimensions
27 x 19.3 cm (10 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: date: Kanbun 8 (1668)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.609.5
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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