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

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

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