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Three-case inro in the form of a turtle

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
San'yu (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 5.5 x 2.8 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5841a

Medium or Technique

Carved wood, interior black-lacquered, rims gold-lacquered

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro

Signed

San'yu
三友

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection