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Case (Inrō) with Design of Autumn Flowers

Shiomi Masanari
(Japanese, 1647–ca. 1722)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: early 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Case: gold, silver, and blue lacquer on black lacquer; Fastener (ojime): pierced gold with floral design; Toggle (netsuke): crystal carved in the shape of a bucket
Dimensions: H. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm); W. 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm); D. 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.99

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