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Three-case inro with design of a Shinto shrine, a river and mountains

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Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 6.1 x 2 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.140a

Medium or Technique

Gold lacquer ground of fine kinpun; decoration in gold and aokin togidashi-e and hiramaki-e with kirikane; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro