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Case (Inrō) with Design of Butterflies

Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer, silver and gold foil, roiro, nashiji, gold and coloured togidashi; Interior: red lacquer and fundame, decoration
Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (8.9 x 5 x 2.8 cm)
Classification: Inrō
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Accession Number: 38.25.127

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