Inrō with Carp Hanging Scroll and Characters

Artist: Kōami Chōkō (Japanese, active second half of the 18th century)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: second half of the 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Three cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, gold foil cut-outs, and mother-of-pearl inlay on black ground Netsuke: kagamibuta with Shōjō design Ojime: agate bead
Dimensions: 3 7/8 x 3 5/16 x 15/16 in. (9.8 x 8.4 x 2.4 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.92

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