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Case (Inrō) with Design of Fisherman, Boat, Reeds, and Stone Basket Breakwaters

Artist:
Tsuchiya Yasuchika (Japanese)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold maki-e with pewter, mother-of-pearl, and metal inlay; Ojime: cloisonné bead; Netsuke: carved wood creel with lacquer puffer fish
Dimensions:
2 11/16 x 2 5/16 x 13/16 in. (6.8 x 5.8 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.205
Not on view
Signature: Tsuchiya Yasuchika (Tou); Signature add: signed for the lacquer inside lid

Marking: Seal: seal Tou (metal)
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