Case (Inrō) with Pheonix and Paulownia Tree

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold lacquer with gold and colored makie and mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: 2 15/16 x 2 5/16 x 7/8 in. (7.5 x 5.8 x 2.2 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.758

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