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Hako netsuke with design of shells

Signed

Ken'ya 乾也

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Dimensions

7.6 x 7.5 cm (3 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.82c

Medium or Technique

Plain wood with enhanced grain, decorated in black and gold lacquer with ceramic encrustation

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro