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Inro with Long-Haired Turtles (obverse) and Stork with Pine Sprigs (reverse), signed Kiyoharu Seishon, 19th-20th century, Lacquer, nashiji, gold, blue, black and red hiramakie, takamakie, inlaid eye; Interior: nashiji and fundame, The Met

japaneseaesthetics:Three-case inro with silk-winder design. Early 19th century, Japan, by Nomura Kyukoku. Mosaic of large pieces of shell; incised and filled decoration; interior with gold, silver and colored togidashi-e. William Sturgis Bigelow Collection, MFA

6874 A kinkarakawa (gilt leather) box in gold, green and red damask motif covering a black lacquer kusuri-bako (apothecary box) of six drawers decorated with a single ume (plum) blossom beneath each of the circular handles. Holland/Japan 18th/19th century later Edo period Dimensions: H.12¼" x W.14" x D. 9" (32.5cm x 35.5cm x 23cm) Kinkarakawa (gilt leather) was

Case (Inrō) with Design of Seven Cranes in Flight, Edo period (1615–1868), 18th–19th century, Lacquer, fundame, gold, silver, black and red hiramakie, gold foil; Interior: nashiji and fundame, 8.4 x 6 x 2.2 cm ©The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Case (Inrô) with Design of Large Flowering Peony Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 18th–19th century Culture: Japan Medium: Carved red lacquer

Case (Inrō) Shaped as a House with Design of Window, Fence, Flowers, Edo period (1615–1868), 18th–19th century, Lacquer, fundame, nashiji, gold, black and silver hiramakie; Interior: nashiji and fundame, H. 5.7; W. 4.8; D.1.5 ©The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Case (Inrō) with Design of Maple Tree and Stream In the style of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658–1716) Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 18th–19th century Culture: Japan

Case (Inrô) with Design of Scattered Pawlonia Blossoms Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 18th–19th century Culture: Japan Medium: Lacquer, fundame, nashiji, hirame, silver ground, gold and silver hiramakie; Interior: nashiji and fundame

Early 19th century Japanese black lacquer three-section round storage box with gold grapevine decoration and red lacquer interior

A Four-Case Inro Signed Koma Yasutada saku, Edo Period (19th century). Decorated in gold and black hiramaki-e and gold and silver foil on a red ground with wisteria