Case (Inrō) with Design of Falcon on Perches and Blossoming Plum Tree, Gold lacquer with silver, black and red makie and gold and silver inlay Lacquer, fundame, gold, silver, black and red hiramakie, gold foil; Interior: nashiji and fundame, Japan

Case (Inrō) with Design of Falcon on Perches and Blossoming Plum Tree

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold lacquer with silver, black and red makie and gold and silver inlay Lacquer, fundame, gold, silver, black and red hiramakie, gold foil; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
3 5/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (9.2 x 4.7 x 2.8 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.880
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," November 5, 1991–December 15, 1992.