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Four-case inro with design of Chinese scholars and attendants at leisure in a garden

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Signed

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Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson

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

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 6 x 2.7 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.236a

Medium or Technique

Deeply carved red lacquer; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro