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Inrō with Kabuki Actor Ichikawa Danjūrō V

Original design by Katsukawa Shunshō
(Japanese, 1726–1792)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: early 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Five cases; lacquered wood with gold, silver, black, and red togidashimaki-e on black ground Netsuke: Nō mask; ivory Ojime: lacquer bead
Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. (8.9 x 4.8 x 3.1 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.240

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