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Mabushi (Silk Cocoon Crate)

This is a Mabushi (Silk Cocoon Crate).

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from NUNO Corporation as part of Scraps.

It is dated 2015. Its medium is wood, metal, paperboard, plastic.

This object was donated by Tsuruoka City. It is credited Courtesy of Matsuoka Co. Ltd..

  • Winder, Silk
  • wood, carved and turned.
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1925-1-356-a,b

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 114 × 55 × 35 cm (44 7/8 × 21 5/8 × 13 3/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Scraps.

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