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Case (Inrō) with scene of Yoshitsune and Benkei on the Gojō Bridge

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer, kinji, gold, silver, black and red hiramakie, ivory inlay; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); D. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.325
Not on view
Signature: Kozan Hida
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881; bequethed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," November 5, 1991–December 15, 1992.

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