Netsuke in the Shape of Crab on a Lotus Leaf
Ivory with metal disc
H. 9/16 in. (1.5 cm); Diam. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm)
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
A crab of copper alloy sidles across this decaying lotus leaf. The upturned edges of the leaf and the crab's claw are rendered in gold.
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