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Case (Inrō) with Fox Wedding Procession

In the style of Shibata Zeshin
(Japanese, 1807–1891)

Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Colored lacquer and gold maki-e on wood Netsuke: ivory in form of fox reclining on large leaf; Ojima: gold bead; connecting cord, dark green silk Inro with netsuke and ojime
Dimensions: 3 1/16 x 2 1/8 x 13/16 in. (7.7 x 5.4 x 2 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1957
Accession Number: 57.53

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