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Four-case inro

Signed

Nan'yo to 南陽刀

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Accession Number

27.181a

Medium or Technique

The body of ivory, minutely incised and stained with the fifty-three stopping-places on the Tokaido, each labelled

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro