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Case (Inrō) with Design of Hō-ō Bird in Flight above Flowering Kiri Branches

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, red ground, gold, black and silver hiramakie, takamakie; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 2 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 7/8 in. (7.4 x 7.2 x 2.2 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.839

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