Four-case inro with design of carp leaping up a waterfall
early to mid-19th century
Overall: 7.7 x 5 cm
Medium or Technique
Black lacquer ground; decoration in gold, silver, black and red hiramaki-e and takamaki-e with dense kinpun and gold kirikane; containers and risers gold nashiji, shoulders and rims gold fundame
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1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection