Cosmetic Box with Cypress-Fan Crests

Details

Cosmetic Box with Cypress-Fan Crests

lacquer work / Kamakura

Kamakura period, 13th century

Lacquer coating with [maki-e] decoration

1合

Important Cultural Property

Women kept cosmetics and other personal belongings in boxes like this. The decoration, with round crests in groups of three, was popular in the Kamakura period (1192–1333)."

Related Works

Search items related to work chosen