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鶏蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Rooster, Hen, and Chicks

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Black lacquer ground with white, green, yellow, and red lacquer Netsuke: dancer; carved wood Ojime: yellow and red glass bead
Dimensions:
3 3/8 x 2 x 1 1/8 in. (8.6 x 5.1 x 2.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.743
Not on view
Signature: Sealed: Chohei
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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