Case (Inrō) with Design of Leafy Grapevines (obverse); Chrysanthemum Spray (reverse)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th–19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Case: lacquer with gold and silver takamaki-e; Fastener (ojime): gold bead carved and pierced with flowers; Toggle (netsuke): ivory carved and pierced with flowers and clouds, the figure of a courtier applied in gold
Dimensions: 3 1/16 x 2 7/16 x 1 1/16 in. (7.7 x 6.2 x 2.7 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Sylmaris Collection, Gift of George Coe Graves, 1931
Accession Number: 31.49.9

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