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菊散蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Scattered Chrysanthemums

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
first half of the 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Four cases; lacquered wood with gold, silver hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, red lacquer, muranashiji on black lacquer ground; Netsuke: ivory and metal, kagamibuta type; crossing boat; Ojime: metal bead
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); W. 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm); D. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.754
Not on view
Signature: Koma Koryu; Signature add: saku
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
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