Case (Inrō) with Design of Flowers and Grasses, Lacquer, roiro, gold and silver hiramakie; Interior: nashiji and fundame, Japan

Case (Inrō) with Design of Flowers and Grasses

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer, roiro, gold and silver hiramakie; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm); W. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); D. 13/16 in. (2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.305
Not on view
Signature: Koshosai
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881; bequethed to MMA)