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Inrō with the “Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō”

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Five cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, cut-out gold foil on gold and nashiji ground Netsuke: carved wood; Kintarō beating a Tengu Ojime: gold bead with stag in relief
Dimensions: 3 13/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (9.7 x 4.7 x 2.8 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Sylmaris Collection, Gift of George Coe Graves, 1931
Accession Number: 31.49.12

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