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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

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