Medicine case (inro)

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Maker(s)
Artist: Style of Somada
Historical period(s)
late 17th century
Medium
Lacquer, raden mother of pearl, gold
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8.8 x 4.7 x 2.6 cm (3 7/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1944.29
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Medicine case (inro)

Keywords
Japan, medicine, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alexander G. Mosle

Published References
  • Alexander G. Mosle. The Mosle Collection: Descriptive Catalogue... Leipzig. cat. 1705, p. 44.
  • Alexander G. Mosle Henri L. Joly. Japanese Works of Art: Armour, Weapons, Sword-fittings, Lacquer, Pictures, Textiles, Color-prints selected from the Mosle Collection. 2 vols. Leipzig. cat. 1705, pl. CIX.
  • Victor Frederic Weber. Ko-ji ho-ten. 2 vols., Paris. p. 328.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum