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馬蒔絵印籠 銘松茂斎
Inrō with Seven Horses by a River

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Five cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver togidashimaki-e, hiramaki-e, gold and silver foil application on black groundNetsuke: man in a bamboo grove; carved woodOjime: ivory bead
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); W. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm); D. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.308
Not on view
Signature: Shōmosai (Masamitsu 正光)
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881; bequethed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection," February 1, 2014–September 7, 2014.

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