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月下桜木鴉蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Crows on Cherry Tree in Moonlight

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold and silver lacquer ground with black and red togidashi maki-e Netsuke: fox-dancer; carved and lacquered wood, ivory Ojime: butterflies; cloisonné bead
Dimensions:
3 3/4 x 2 1/16 x 1 1/8 in. (9.6 x 5.2 x 2.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.767
Not on view
Signature: Signed: Kanshōsai with kaō
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