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Ojime

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Various alloyed metals
Dimensions:
H. 9/16 in. (1.5 cm); W. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
Classification:
Ojime
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.424.10
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
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