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Three-case inro with deer and ajisai design

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Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Lydia Semple Hays

Japanese, Edo period, Late 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 x 5.1 x 1.7 cm (1 15/16 x 2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.8a

Medium or Technique

Black lacquer ground; decoration in gold and silver hiramaki-e and takamaki-e with hirame verging on nashiji; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro