Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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one of a set of five (5) dishes
  • Nagamitsu (Hirose?)
    active: Japan
  • one of a set of five (5) dishes, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • lacquer, wood
  • Object Length/Width: 20.8 x 12.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 8 3/16 x 5 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1952.b
Label Text

One of a set of five elliptical-shaped, black lacquer dishes with takamakies (raised designs) in colors and gold. There is a different raised fruit design in the bottom of each dish: loquat, cherry, grapes, peach, and Buddha-hand citron.