Case (Inrō) with Design of Cherry Trees with a Shintō Shrine

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Colored lacquer, and gold, silver, blue, and red togidashi on black lacquer
Dimensions: 3 7/16 x 2 9/16 x 15/16 in. (8.8 x 6.5 x 2.4 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.783

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