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Case (Inrō) with Design of Blind Men Touching and Climbing Over an Elephant

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th–19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, kinji, gold, silver and black hiramakie, takamakie, ivory inlay; Interior: nashiji and fundame
Dimensions: 3 3/4 x 2 1/16 x 1 1/8 in. (9.5 x 5.3 x 2.9 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.67.55

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