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Four-case inro with design of torii and gohei, swallows, ushiguruma and , autumn plants and brushwood fence

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 6.3 x 2.8 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2334

Medium or Technique

Black lacquer ground; decoration in gold and aokin low hiramaki-e and togidashi-e with gold kirikane; compartments and risers fine gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro

Signed

Unsigned

無銘

Provenance

Lent by H. L. Higginson, Dec. 31, 1910

Credit Line

Bequest of Major Henry Lee Higginson