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Case (Inrō) with Design of Hō-ō Bird in Flight (obverse); Inscription (reverse)

Date: mid-19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, brown, red mottled ground, brown hiramakie, takamakie; Interior: silver and brown lacquer
Dimensions: H. 2 15/16 in. (7.4 cm); W. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm); D. 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.714

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