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An image of Four-case 'inrô' decorated with a traveller in a landscape theme with chrysanthemum decorated metal 'ojime' attached by

Japan

Title
Four-case 'inrô' decorated with a traveller in a landscape theme with chrysanthemum decorated metal 'ojime' attached
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1615-1867
Media category
Lacquerware
Materials used
'takamaki-e' lacquer on wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl and metal
Dimensions

5.9 x 5.0 x 1.7 cm:

a - inro - top; 1 x 5 x 1.7 cm

b - inro - upper centre; 1.7 x 5 x 1.7 cm

c - inro - centre; 1.7 x 5 x 1.7 cm

d - inro - lower centre; 1.7 x 5 x 1.7 cm

e - inro - base; 1.9 x 5 x 1.7 cm

f - ojime; 1.2 x 0.6 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of George Sherren Johnson 1995
Accession number
127.1995.a-f
Location
Not on display