Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cosmetic box
  • Japan
  • cosmetic box, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ivory, pearl inlay, carving
  • Object Height/Width: 3 x 4.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 1 1/8 x 1 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0508.a,b

Rectangular flat cosmetic box, painted with pearl inlay and carved water scene. Figure in boat on the left. Ivory.