Case (Inrō) with Design of Ebisu and Daikoku Dancing beneath New Year's Decorations

Artist: Nikkōsai
Artist: In the Style of Hanabusa Itchō (Japanese, 1652–1724)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold lacquer with gold and colored hiramkie sprinkled and polished lacquer and ivory inlay; Netsuke: polished wood button; Ojime: red lacquer bead; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 3 3/8 x 2 5/16 x 13/16 in. (8.6 x 5.9 x 2 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.853

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