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wood tub and tray with lacquer soup bowl; emblems of Ebisu
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    1764–1820
    active: Japan
  • wood tub and tray with lacquer soup bowl; emblems of Ebisu, circa mid 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Shichifuku (The Seven Lucky Gods)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1399
Description
Literature

Objects with calligraphy. There is a red and black lacquer soup bowl with a floral design on a beige tray with green flowers. Behind it is a wooden bucket. To the side is a black box with green strings. Poems by Rinshōtei Toshizumi and another poet.