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Ojime in the Shape of a Melon

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm); W. 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)
Classification:
Ojime
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.424.85
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881; bequethed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Beautiful Country: Yamato-e in Japanese Art," November 20, 2010–June 5, 2011.

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