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Case (Inrō) with Design of Deity of Longevity (Jurōjin) (obverse); Boy Offering a Tortoise (reverse)

Tachibana Gyokuzan

Artist: After a painting by Hanabusa Itchō (Japanese, 1652–1724)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Fundami sprinkled lacquer, gold and colored hiramakie sprinkled and polished lacquer, takamakie sprinkled and polished lacquer relief, and foil decoration; Netsuke: lacquered wood figure of Juro-jin; Ojime: zogan metal
Dimensions: 3 5/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/4 in. (8.4 x 5.3 x 1.9 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.25

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