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Title

'Yatate' (moveable writing set)

late 18th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

late 18th century


Media categories

Metalwork , Woodwork


Materials used

bamboo, cotton, leather, porcelain and silver


Dimensions

a - bamboo brush case, 16 x 2 cm

b - cotton batik pouch with leather lining, 2.5 x 6 x 6 cm

c - silver inkwell in the shape of a sparrow, 1.7 x 3.7 x 3.3 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of G F Williams 1994


Location

Not on display


Accession number

277.1997.a-c



Place

Where the work was made
Japan