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壽字蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Auspicious Characters

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: late 18th–early 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Seven cases; lacquered wood with silver hiramaki-e on gold ground Netsuke: bone; lacquer and maki-e chestnut Ojime: silver bead
Dimensions: 3 9/16 x 2 x 15/16 in. (9 x 5.1 x 2.4 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number: 14.40.865a–c

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