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Stand for sake cup

Stand for sake cup

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lacquered wood

  • Credit Line:

    Alexander Gift

  • Museum number:

    W.214-1916

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Stand for sake cup, in the form of a circular bowl and tray on a trumpet-shaped foot, wood covered in black lacquer with gold hiramakie lacquer, decorated with diaper patterns and mon (family crest); the interior of nashiji lacquer.

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

ca. 1700-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lacquered wood

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm, Diameter: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Stand for sake cup, wood covered in black lacquer with gold hiramaki-e lacquer with design of diaper pattern and family badges, Japan, about 1700-1800.

Materials

Wood

Techniques

Lacquered

Subjects depicted

Diaper-work; Crests

Categories

Lacquerware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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