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Case (Inrō) with Design of Momotarō and Dog on the way to the Island of the Devils (obverse); Monkey with Pheasant (reverse)

Kogyoku Tokayo
Meiji period (1868–1912)
19th century
Lacquer with sprinkled, polished, and relief makie gold and silver, metal inlay; Interior: gyobu nashiji and fundame; Netsuke: Eight masks
3 13/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 in. (9.7 x 4.7 x 2.6 cm)
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Kogyuku Tokayo (?); Signature add: inside lid
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
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