Stackable Sewing Boxes (Jijang Samhap), 지장삼합  thumbnail 1
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Stackable Sewing Boxes (Jijang Samhap), 지장삼합

Sewing Box
1850-1950 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

The smallest of a set of three sewing boxes which have paper cut-outs glued on to a paper and bamboo frames. The decoration is of green, yellow, red and blue triangles with central t'aeguk and butterfly motifs.

Colour: Multi-coloured


object details
Category
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Box
  • Lid
Materials and Techniques
Brief Description
Pap, Korea, vess/cont/holders, bamboo and paper
Physical Description
The smallest of a set of three sewing boxes which have paper cut-outs glued on to a paper and bamboo frames. The decoration is of green, yellow, red and blue triangles with central t'aeguk and butterfly motifs.



Colour: Multi-coloured
Dimensions
  • Height: 10cm
  • Width: 36.2cm
  • Depth: 20.1cm
Style
Production
Styles/Period both Choson and Japanese Colonial
Collection
Accession Number
FE.18-1993

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record createdApril 5, 2000
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