Case (Inrō) with Design of Dragonflies

Artist: Mochizuki Hanzan (Japanese, 1743–?1790)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th–19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Wood, brushed wood ground, gold, red and green hiramakie, takamakie, raden; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 3 x 2 5/8 x 7/8 in. (7.6 x 6.7 x 2.3 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.187

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