Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Case (Inrō) with Portrait of a Daruma (obverse); Seal and Inscription (reverse)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer, polished wood ground, gold, silver, black and red hiramakie, sabiji; Interior: plain
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm); W. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm); D. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.691
Not on view
Inscription: Sesshū hitsu and seal

Marking: Seal: red Toyo
Edward C. Moore , New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA).
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