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Five-case inro with design of scattered feathers with labels

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Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 x 4.7 x 2.9 cm (4 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.79a

Medium or Technique

Black lacquer ground; decoration in gold, black and colored takamaki-e with shell and onlay of glazed pottery; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro