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Writing Box


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  • Artist Tomita (Japanese)
  • Title Writing Box
  • Date n.d.
  • Medium Gold and silver lacquer
  • Dimensions unframed | 2 x 9 5/8 x 8 1/2 in.
  • Credit line Bequest of Charles Parsons, 1905
  • Object number WU 2958

The Cultural Life of Things
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University in St. Louis, 12/21/2007 - 04/21/2008

Charles Parsons

Inscription [on side of bottom, near edge, in red ink:] WU 2958

Inscription [on inside of lid, in red ink:] WU 2958

Inscription [on underside of floral stamp inside box, in red ink:] WU 2958

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