Object photography

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On View Charles Goddard Weld Hall, level 3

Object description

  • Japanese artist
  • The Island of Decima in Japan, about 1801
  • Lacquer, wood, gold, mother of pearl
  • Japan
  • L: 46.00 cm, W: 30.00 cm (L: 18.1 in, W: 11.8 in)
  • Gift of Samuel G. Derby, 1802
  • E6576

DESCRIPTION

Black lacquer tray depicting a view of Deshima Island. The design is inlaid with mother of pearl.

Exhibition History

  • Japanese Art Gallery, Peabody Essex Museum; January 06, 2003 through Present
  • Worlds Revealed: The Dawn of Japanese and American Exchange, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA.; November 17, 2000 through March 18, 2001