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Case (Inrō) with Design of Butterflies in Flight

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Wood, brushed wood, gold takamakie, raden, lacquer, pottery inlay; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
3 1/16 x 2 3/4 x 1 in. (7.7 x 7 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.831
Not on view
Signature: Ritsuo

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