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Inrö with Chinese Sages Playing Go and Walking beneath Trees

ca. 1750–1825

Inro: carved red lacquer ground on wood with decoration in nashiji, matte gold ground interior; ojime and netsuke: carved red lacquer ground on wood

3 1/8 × 2 1/2 in. (7.9 × 6.4 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
1960.66
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Impossible to establish donor, found in storage

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