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Case (Inrō) with Scattered Design of Musical Instruments, Theatrical Implements and Flowers

Shibata Zeshin
(Japanese, 1807–1891)

Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, roiro, incised, gold, silver and brown hiramakie, takamakie, aogai; Interior: gyobu nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 2 7/8 x 2 x 13/16 in. (7.3 x 5.1 x 2 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.247

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