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月下鴉蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Crows on Tree in Moonlight

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Silver lacquer ground with black and red togidashi maki-eNetsuke: demon’s head; carved ivoryOjime: silver bead with applied gold family crests
Dimensions:
3 1/16 x 2 11/16 x 1 1/16 in. (7.8 x 6.8 x 2.7 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.67.56
Not on view
Signature: Inrō signed: Kanshōsai with kaō; Netsuke signed: Dosho

Marking: Seal: Kakihan gold
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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