Case (Inrō) with Pheonix and Paulownia Tree, Gold lacquer with gold and colored makie and mother-of-pearl, Japan

Case (Inrō) with Pheonix and Paulownia Tree

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold lacquer with gold and colored makie and mother-of-pearl
Dimensions:
2 15/16 x 2 5/16 x 7/8 in. (7.5 x 5.8 x 2.2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.758
Not on view
Signature: Koma Kyūhaku; Signature add: saku
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).