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Case (Inrō) with Design of Maple Leaves on Conventionalized Waves

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1820
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Sprinkled gold and silver lacquer with inlaid mother-of-pearl; ojime is nut carved with dragon motifs; netsuke is dancer carved in wood with ivory bugaku mask; Interior: nashiji, fundame and roiro
Dimensions:
3 7/16 x 2 1/2 x 13/16 in. (8.7 x 6.3 x 2.1 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.843
Not on view
Signature: Koma Yasutada; Signature add: Saku; Ojime: Kozan; netsuke: Ho-min
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