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Inrō with Two Standing Horses; Seal and Inscription (reverse)

After Kano Naonobu
(Japanese, 1607–1650)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: mid- 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Four cases; lacquered wood with gold hiramaki-e, gold foil application, and mother-of-pearl inlay on black ground Netsuke: horse; ivory Ojime: iron bead with cricket and flower in gold overlay
Dimensions: 3 1/8 x 1 7/16 x 1 in. (7.9 x 3.7 x 2.5 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.753

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