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Four-case inro with design of the moon rising on a grassy plain

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Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 5.4 x 2.3 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.83

Medium or Technique

Black lacquer ground; decoration in gold, aokin and silver togidashi-e with kinpun and hirame; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro