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絵馬蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Ema (Shinto Shrine Votive Plaque) of Eight Fan Shapes and Framed Pictures

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
second half of the 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Four cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver togidashimaki-e, hiramaki-e, black lacquer, cut-out gold foil application on black ground Netsuke: puppy; ivory Ojime: metal with plum blossoms in gold inlay
Dimensions:
2 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in. (6.6 x 6 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.737
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
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