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Four-case inro with landscape design

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Asa Gray

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.1 x 4.4 x 2.8 cm (3 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.312

Medium or Technique

Brown lacquer ground with decoration in coarse gold and colored takamaki-e; compartments and risers coarse gold nashiji mixed with tin; shoulder and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro