Case (Inrō) with Design of Persons Steering Wood Rafts on River in Mountain Landscape

Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, kinji, gold and silver hiramakie, takamakie and kirigane; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: H. 3 9/16 in. (9.1 cm); W. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm); D. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number: 81.1.307

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