An image of Four-case 'inrô' decorated with a traveller in a landscape theme with chrysanthemum decorated metal 'ojime' attached

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Four-case 'inrô' decorated with a traveller in a landscape theme with chrysanthemum decorated metal 'ojime' attached

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
1615-1867
Media
Lacquerware
Medium
'takamaki-e' lacquer on wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl and metal
Dimensions
5.9 x 5.0 x 1.7 cm :
a - inro - top; 1 x 5 x 1.7 cm
b - inro - upper centre; 1.7 x 5 x 1.7 cm
c - inro - centre; 1.7 x 5 x 1.7 cm
d - inro - lower centre; 1.7 x 5 x 1.7 cm
e - inro - base; 1.9 x 5 x 1.7 cm
f - ojime; 1.2 x 0.6 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of George Sherren Johnson 1995
Accession number
127.1995.a-f