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Case (Inrō) with Design of Three Large Dragonflies

Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer, roiro, gold, brown and red hiramakie, takamakie, ceramic inlay; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
H. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm); W. 2 3/16 (5.6 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.328
Not on view
Signature: Mochizuki Hanzan (pupil of Ritsuo)

Marking: Large seal at bottom
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881; bequethed to MMA)
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