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Five-case inro with design of Fukurokuju and a minogame

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Signed

Shoryusai, with seal Kogyoku 昇龍齋 印 光玉

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.4 x 4.8 x 2.7 cm (3 11/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.80

Medium or Technique

Gold lacquer ground; decoration in gold, aokin, silver and colored hiramaki-e and low takamaki-e; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro