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Case (Inrō) with Design of Cherry Trees with a Shintō Shrine

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Colored lacquer, and gold, silver, blue, and red togidashi on black lacquer
Dimensions:
3 7/16 x 2 9/16 x 15/16 in. (8.8 x 6.5 x 2.4 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.783
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Spring and Summer," December 17, 2005–June 4, 2006.

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