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Six-case inro with landscape design of pines, crags, a river and buildings

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 4.3 x 2.6 cm (3 3/4 x 1 11/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

17.1293a

Medium or Technique

Black lacquer ground with extensive gold kirikane, the stream in dense gold kinpun; decoration in gold and silver hiramaki-e and takamaki-e; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro