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Case (Inrō) with Design of Bamboo

Artist:
In the Style of Tanzan (1655–1729?)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Sprinkled gold and silver lacquer, makie, and takamakie Ojime: bead; tortoiseshell Netuske: box with decoration of violets; gold makie lacquer with gold and silver makie
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 2 3/16 x 1 in. (8.9 x 5.5 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.246
Not on view
Signature: Jitokusai; Signature add: sha

Marking: Seal: red seal
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection," June 13, 2017–February 4, 2018.

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