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An image of Three-case 'inrô' decorated with coxcomb and autumn grasses by

Japan

Title
Three-case 'inrô' decorated with coxcomb and autumn grasses
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Lacquerware
Materials used
'maki-e' lacquer on wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl
Dimensions

4.2 x 6.2 cm:

a - inro - top; 1 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm

b - inro - upper centre; 1.3 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm

c - inro - lower centre; 1.3 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm

d - inro - base; 1.7 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of George Sherren Johnson 1995
Accession number
128.1995.a-d
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Exhibition history (1)

Conversations through the Asian collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015

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