Ojime in the form of a crouching hare

印籠、根付、緒締 印籠銘:梶川文龍斎 (花押) 根付銘:岡佳 緒締銘:(花押)

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century


Object Place: Kyoto, Japan

Dimensions

Inro: 3 5/16in. (8.5cm); Netsuke:2 13/16in (7.1cm)

Accession Number

27.180c

Medium or Technique

Carved and stained ivory; eyes inlaid in coral

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro

Signed

Signed with a kao

(花押)

Provenance

Part of the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection which was deposited at the Museum in 1890 and formally given following his death.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection