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Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891), Tiered Food Box with Summer and Autumn Fruits, ca. 1868–90. Meiji period (1868–1912). Japan. Brown lacquer w. gold, silver, and colored lacquer maki-e. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Designed for storage and serving sumptuous edibles at festive occasions, it has a design of summer and autumn fruits, The lacquer ground is a rich, very dark brown decorated with metal and colored lacquer

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Jûbako, ca. 1860–90

Box for Incense with Design of Peonies, Iris, Morning Glories, and Wisteria, 19th century. Kajikawa School. Meiji period (1868–1912), Japan. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Alvin H. Schechter, 1985 (1985.399.31a–g)

Japanese box and utensils for incense ceremony set ~ Black lacquer decorated with sprinkled lacquer; clematis and butterfly folded incense paper design ~ Edo period (1615-1868)

I love Japanese lacquer - A Japanese gold lacquer tea caddy (chaire), Meiji period,