Decorated inro

Made:
Japan
maker:
Unknown

Bronze inro, globular, opens into one compartment held together by cord, threaded through sides, embossed with archaic Japanese characters, Japanese

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A642492
Materials:
bronze, complete
type:
inro
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • sagemono
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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