Case (Inrō) with Design of Fans

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: early 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold and silver maki-e with black lacquer Ojime: lacquer bead Netsuke: ivory figures
Dimensions: H. 3 9/16 in. (9 cm); W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); D. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.47

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