Case (Inrō) with Design of Weeping Cherry Tree

Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, roiro, gold and silver hiramakie, gold foil, nashiji and togidashi; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 2 15/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/4 in. (7.4 x 6.8 x 1.9 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.27

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