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Four-case inro with design of Chinese scholars and attendants

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.3 x 5.1 x 3 cm (3 11/16 x 2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5837a

Medium or Technique

Carved red lacquer; containers and risers gold nashiji, shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro