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Netsuke in the shape of an abalone with ants

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ernest G. Stillman

Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century

Object Place

probably Iwami, Japan

Accession Number

47.645

Medium or Technique

Wood and metal

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Netsuke