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孔雀蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Peacock

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Nashiji ground with gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, and mother-of-pearl inlay Netsuke: hunter struggling with bear; carved ivory Ojime: carnelian bead
Dimensions:
2 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 3/4 in. (7. 2x 7 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.759
Not on view
Signature: Signed: designed by Hōgen Eisen; Kanshōsai; sealed: Hakugyokusai
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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