Four-case inro with characters and crest designs
Late 17th century
Overall: 7 x 5.1 x 2 cm (2 3/4 x 2 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brown lacquer ground mostly covered in gold hirame of medium grade and density; decoration in gold and silver hiramaki-e; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame
Not On View
Lent by D. W. Ross, Feb. 16, 1911.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection