An image of Three-case 'inrô' decorated with coxcomb and autumn grasses

Unknown Artist

Three-case 'inrô' decorated with coxcomb and autumn grasses

Location
Lower Asian gallery
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
19th century
Media
Lacquerware
Medium
'maki-e' lacquer on wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl
Dimensions
4.2 x 6.2 cm :
a - inro - top; 1 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm
b - inro - upper centre; 1.3 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm
c - inro - lower centre; 1.3 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm
d - inro - base; 1.7 x 6.2 x 1.3 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of George Sherren Johnson 1995
Accession number
128.1995.a-d