Lacquered Inkstone Box with Inlaid Mother-of-pearl Design
- Culture / Period
Bone, Horn and Shell - Lacquerware Inlaid With Mother-Of-Pearl
H. 26.7cm, L. 36.7cm, W. 24.4cm
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This stationery box was used to store handwriting tools such as an inkstone. It is decorated with diverse inlaid mother-of-pearl designs, including geometric patterns and a landscape. This kind of lacquerware enjoyed huge popularity during the late Joseon period.