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Circular box with Tokugawa (aoi) crest and floral patterns
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Circular box with Tokugawa (aoi) crest and floral patterns


Description Exhibitions Inscription Credit
Description A round box with red, yellow, white and green enamels on a medium green background. In the center of lid is an aoi mon (crest) design of the Tokugawa family. The inscription is worked in cloisons on the inside of the lid.
Exhibitions
  • Japanese Cloisonne Enamels, Fisher Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1989-1990.
Inscriptions Keian go nen go gatsu shichi nichi
Credit Acquired by William T. Walters

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Creator
Period
1652 (Edo)
Medium
Copper alloy with cloisonne enamels
(Enamels)
Accession Number
44.561
Measurements
Overall: 4 15/16 x 1 3/8 in. (12.5 x 3.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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