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Tray and storage box - Sainsbury's Organic Mango x4
  • Sainsbury's Organic Mango x4
    Toki, Kenji, born 1961
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Sainsbury's Organic Mango x4

  • Object:

    Tray and storage box

  • Place of origin:

    Sendai (designed and made)

  • Date:

    2009 (designed and made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Toki, Kenji, born 1961 (designer and maker)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Japan, Room 45, The Toshiba Gallery, case 6 []

Place of Origin

Sendai (designed and made)


2009 (designed and made)


Toki, Kenji, born 1961 (designer and maker)

Marks and inscriptions

Suterarenai katachi
A form one cannot bear to throw away
In black ink on exterior top of storage box

Artist's monograph (?) in gold maki-e on red on underside of lip at one end of tray

Descriptive line

Tray, 'Sainsbury's Organic Mango x4', black lacquer on dry-lacquer core, 2009, by Toki Kenji (1969-), Japan

Labels and date

Tray, ‘Sainsbury’s Organic Mango x 4’
Toki Kenji (born 1969)
Lacquer and hemp, covered in black lacquer
Given by the maker
Museum no. FE.3-2010
Tray, Sainsbury's Organic Mango x4
Sendai, designed and made by Toki Kenji (b.1969)
Black lacquer on a dry-lacquer core
V&A FE.3-2010
Given by the artist
[December 2014]


East Asia Collection

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