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Four-case inro with horse design

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Signed

Kajikawa saku. Signature translation: Made by Kajikawa 梶川作

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 6 x 2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1290a

Medium or Technique

Gold kinpun ground (not kinji); decoration in gold, black and silver hiramaki-e and low takamaki-e; compartments and risers coarse gold nashiji; shoulders and rims gold fundame

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro