Case (Inrō) in Shape of Tea Caddy in Its Brocade Cover

Artist: Koma Kōryū (Japanese, died 1796)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, silver ground, gold, black and red togidashi, ivory lid; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 2 3/16 x 1 1/16 (6.3 x 5.6 x 2.7 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.214

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