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古満安匡作 梅鳥蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Bird on a Blossoming Plum Tree

Koma Yasutada (Japanese)
Edo period (1615–1868)
19th century
Black lacquer and nashiji ground with gold and silver iroe togidashi maki-e Netsuke: box with plovers; red lacquer ground with gold and brown hiramaki-e Ojime: bead with flowers; shibuichi and enamel
3 1/16 x 3 1/8 x 13/16 in. (7.7 x 8 x 2.1 cm)
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Made by Koma Yasutada
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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