Case (Inrō) with Design of Bugaku Hat (obverseI; Shō Flute and Cymbals (reverse)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Sprinkled gold lacquer with inlaid mother-of-pearl, pottery, and pewter; Interior: nashiji and fundame; Ojime: marble; Netsuke: wood with lacquer decoration of books
Dimensions: 3 3/4 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 in. (9.5 x 4.9 x 3 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.780

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