An image of Four-case 'inrô' decorated with pavillion and huts by a lake with 'ojime' and 'manjû' attached

Unknown Artist

Four-case 'inrô' decorated with pavillion and huts by a lake with 'ojime' and 'manjû' attached

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
Dimensions
6.8 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm :
a - inro - top; 1.3 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm
b - inro - upper centre; 2 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm
e - inro - base; 2 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm
d - inro - lower centre; 2 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm
e - inro - base; 2.3 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm
f - ojime; 1.5 x 1.5 cm
g - manju; 1.5 x 4.2 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of George Sherren Johnson 1995
Accession number
129.1995.a-g