Letter Box (fu-bako)Artist(s)JapaneseArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Date19th centuryMedium & Supportgold and silver lacquer on woodDimensions
2 1/4 in. x 2 3/8 in. x 17 1/4 in. ( 5.72 cm x 6.03 cm x 43.82 cm )Credit LineTransfer from the College of Architecture and DesignLabel copy
A letter box is specially designed for sending letters by courier. To ensure privacy it can be tied with a silk cord and its knot sealed with wax.Primary Object Classification Decorative Arts Primary Object TypeboxCollection AreaAsianRights
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