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Wall pocket

1998.2305 (RS24199)

Description

Japanned wall pocket, black lacquer w/ gilt Japanese figures. 3 panels w/ 2 figures before house, 3 panels w/ various buildings. Scalloped edges w/ gilt border on top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
lacquering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Lacquered
lacquering
Oriental
Orientalism
POCKET, WALL
wall pockets
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
10 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2305
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18212

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