Connected inros in form of flask and hinged pouch

Made:
Japan
maker:
Unknown

Two ivory inro, in the form of a flask and a hinged pouch, connected by a cord, threaded through a bead to a disc shaped button, carved with intricate patterns', Japanese

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A35893
Materials:
complete, ivory, string
type:
inro
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • sagemono
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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