Five-case inro with design of a landscape with a river, bridge and buildings
Early 19th century
Overall: 8.5 x 4.6 x 2.5 cm (3 3/8 x 1 13/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black lacquer ground left visible only for the river; decoration in gold hiramaki-e and takamaki-e with hirame and kirikane; containers and risers gold nashiji, shoulders and rims gold fundame
Not On View
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection