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掛軸文字散蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Carp Hanging Scroll and Characters

Artist:
Kōami Chōkō (Japanese, active second half of the 18th century)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
second half of the 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Three cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, gold foil cut-outs, and mother-of-pearl inlay on black ground Netsuke: kagamibuta with Shōjō design Ojime: agate bead
Dimensions:
3 7/8 x 3 5/16 x 15/16 in. (9.8 x 8.4 x 2.4 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.67.92
Not on view
Signature: Signed: Kōami Chōkō [active second half of the 18th century]

Inscription: Inscription

Marking: Seal: red Kakihan
Paris. Centre Culturel du Marais. "Hokusai et son Temps," October 3, 1980–January 3, 1981.

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