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Case (Inrō) with Design of Six Immortal Poets

Kajikawa School

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold and silver maki-e with black and red lacquer relief and mother-of-pearl inlay; Ojime: bronze Bodhidharma; Netsuke: carved lacquer Chinese children and auspicious symbols
Dimensions: 2 15/16 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/16 in. (7.4 x 6.6 x 2.7 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.769

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