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Case (Inrō) with Netsuke

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
Inro: 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. (6.4 x 7.0 x 4.8 cm); Netsuke: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.1126a–c
Not on view
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
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