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Four-case inro

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Nan'yô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 4.9 x 2.9 cm (3 7/8 x 1 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.181a

Medium or Technique

The body of ivory, minutely incised and stained with the fifty-three stopping-places on the Tokaido, each labelled

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro

Signed

Nan'yo to

南陽刀

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection