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Four-case inro with design of Daikoku and Ebisu

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Signed

Kakosai 可交斎

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.1 x 5.2 x 1.9 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5838a

Medium or Technique

Gold ground made up of densely sprinkled kinpun, decoration in gold, aokin, black and red takamaki-e; compartments and risers gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro