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Stationery Box
Stationery Box

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

Stationery Box

Date
early 17th Century
Medium
Lacquer on wood with mother-of-pearl inlay
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 17 1/8 x 11 3/4 in. (13.0 x 43.5 x 29.8 cm)
Department
Asian Art
Classification
Lacquer
Credit
Founders Society Purchase, donation from an anonymous donor
Accession No.
82.33.A
Keywords
inlaid, inlay, lacquer, mother-of-pearl, shell, storage, box

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