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菊壽字蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Chrysanthemums and Auspicious Characters for Longevity

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Three cases; lacquered wood with gold, silver, and red takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e on black and nashiji ground Netsuke: piece of coral Ojime: ivory bead with lacquer decoration of insects
Dimensions:
3 1/4 x 2 5/16 x 13/16 in. (8.2 x 5.8 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.67.3
Not on view
Signature: Signature: Shigehide [Jūeisai, active late 18th–early 19th century]

Marking: Seals: red tsubo, Shigehide
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