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Inro: MAR.O.7-1912

Object information

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Maker: Unknown




Lacquer inro. There are five divisions, with a black ground (roiro). Depicting a cherry tree and suzuribaku (spring blossom).
On the reverse, there is a poem and maple leaves (autumn). Silver nashiji risers.

Legal notes

Charles Brinsley Marlay Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 10.5 cm
Width: 4.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


18th Century-19th Century
Production date: circa AD 1800

Components of the work

Risers composed of silver

Materials used in production

black Ground colour

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.O.7-1912
Primary reference Number: 204598
Raphael list number: 7
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Audit data

Created: Friday 17 July 2015 Updated: Friday 24 July 2015 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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