Balancing Toys (yajirobe) on Horizontal Stripes

Japan (19th-early 20th century)

Balancing Toys (yajirobe) on Horizontal Stripes

Date: 19th-early 20th Century
Medium: Mulberry paper coated with persimmon tannin (shibugami 渋紙). silk webbing (itoire 糸入れ), pull- and punch-carving (hikibori 引彫り and dōgubori 道具彫り)
Overall: 27 x 17 1/4 in. (68.6 x 43.8 cm)
Credit Line: SBMA, Gift of Virginia Tobin
Object number: 1994.48.83
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