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Case (Inrō) with Design of Crab in Basket (obverse); Crab in Bamboo Leaves (reverse)

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer, roiro, gold hiramakie, ceramic, pewter and aogai inlay; Interior: red lacquer, roiro, nashiji and fundame
Dimensions:
3 3/8 x 2 11/16 x 15/16 in. (8.5 x 6.8 x 2.4 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.738
Not on view
Signature: Ritsuo

Marking: Seal: seal Kan
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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