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Case (Inrō) with Object from the Noh drama "Hachinoki"

19th century
Gold lacquer inlaid with mother-of-pearl on a black lacquer ground
Ojime: Amber bead in shape of a vase
Netsuke: Boxwood carved with "mother and child" mice and an eggplant
3 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 in. (8.4 x 5.9 x 2.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Tatsuke Takanori

Marking: Seals: red tsubo, Takanori
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," November 5, 1991–December 15, 1992.

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