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Case (Inrō) with Design of Deer and Maple Trees (obverse); Mount Fuji (reverse)

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1820
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Case: lacquer with pottery plaques; Fastener (ojime): coral; Toggle (netsuke): red lacquer carved with design of Chinese figure and plant
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); W. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.860
Not on view
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
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