Case (Inrō) with Design of a Teahouse (obverse) Three Travelers En Route (reverse)

Artist: Yamada Jōkasai (1681–1704)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer decorated with sprinkled hiramakie lacquer, sprinkled and polished takamakie lacquer relief, and nashiji (pear skin) lacquer; Ojime: ivory and gold lacquer bead; Netsuke: carved wood bird (signed Shuko)
Dimensions: 3 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 1/16 in. (8.4 x 5.8 x 2.7 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.84

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