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

Case (Inrō) with Design of Insects beside Flowering Autumn Grasses

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer, roiro, gold and silver hiramakie, nashiji; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); W. 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm); D. 15/16 in. (2.4 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.327
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881; bequethed to MMA)