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Case (Inrō) with Design of Imperial Cart and Flying Herons (obverse); Court Carriage and Flying Herons (reverse)

Kajikawa School

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold and silver maki-e with mother-of-pearl inlay and black lacquer; Ojime: agate bead; Netsuke: metal king of hell
Dimensions: 3 3/8 x 2 5/16 x 11/16 in. (8.5 x 5.9 x 1.8 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.860

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