Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Inrō with Flower Roundels

Edo period (1615–1868)
first half of the19th century
Six cases; lacquered wood with gold, silver hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, gold foil application on gyōbu nashiji lacquer ground; Netsuke: lacquer and metal kagamibuta type; incised flowers; Ojime: metal bead with flowers and grasses
3 1/4 x 2 1/16 x 1 in. (8.3 x 5.3 x 2.5 cm)
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Hasegawa Shigeyoshi; Signature add: saku

Marking: Seal: red Tsubo, Hashira
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
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