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Four-case inro with pine-tree design

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Signed

Fusen (Ukifune), with kao 浮船(花押)

Provenance

Lent by H.L. Higginson, Dec. 31, 1910

Credit Line

Bequest of Major Henry Lee Higginson

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 5.9 x 1.8 cm (3 1/4 x 2 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2355a

Medium or Technique

Black lacquer ground sprinkled with sparse medium-grade hirame; decoration in gold, aokin and silver togidashi-e

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro