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Title

Four-tiered food storage box in shape of five petalled plum blossom

late 19th century-early 20th century

Artists

Unknown Artist

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Date
    late 19th century-early 20th century
    Media category
    Lacquerware
    Materials used
    wood, black lacquer, maki-e in gold and red lacquer, nashiji-ground on the inside of each tier
    Dimensions
    20.0 x 15.0 cm
    Credit
    Gift of Mrs Kimi Seage in honour of her mother Mrs Ide Kimiko 2011
    Location
    Lower Asian gallery
    Accession number
    96.2011.a-e
    Copyright

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

    • The Way We Eat, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Apr 2021–2022