Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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three part box with lid
  • Japan
  • three part box with lid, circa 1810, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • porcelain, glazing
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1585.a-d

Rectangular porcelain box made in three sections with domed lid. Decorated with blue underglaze, alternate sides having prunus on cracked ice background and checkerboard of diamond forms.