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Incense Burner in Shape of Quail

Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Iron with gold and silver inlay
Dimensions:
H. 5 in. (12.7 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.103a, b
Not on view
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