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Case (Inrō) with Design of Blossoming Plum Tree

Kano Seisen’in
(1775–1828)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer with sprinkled gold, silver, and red makie and takamakie Ojime: bead; tortoiseshell Netsuke: basket; woven reeds
Dimensions: 3 7/16 x 2 3/8 x 15/16 in. (8.8 x 6 x 2.4 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.195

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