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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1984.386
Title
LACQUER LETTER BOX
Classification
Boxes
Work Type
box
Date
Edo period, circa 1700-1867
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201267
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lacquer on wood
Dimensions
5.72 x 25.08 cm (2 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer
Accession Year
1984
Object Number
1984.386
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Abby Hykin, "FT-IR Analysis of Asian Lacquers" (thesis (certificate in conservation), Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, 1993), Unpublished, pp. 1-6 passim

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