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Five Venus Shells

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ernest G. Stillman

Japanese, Iwashiro, Edo period, late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

47.662

Medium or Technique

Boxwood with applied white and black dry lacquer

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Netsuke