Incense box with spiral patterns, with tomobako and wrapping cloth


  • Title

    Incense box with spiral patterns, with tomobako and wrapping cloth

  • Artist/maker

    Yamamura Shinya (born 1960)
  • Associated place

    Kanazawa (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    lacquer box, with abalone shell; interior with gold nashiji lacquer decoration; wood tomobako; silk wrapping cloth

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    tomobako box with lid 8.4 x 8.8 x 8.8 cm (height x width x depth)
    incense box with lid 6 x 6.5 x 6.5 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Story Fund, 2013.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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