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Netsuke in the form of a clam shell with chrysanthemum motifs

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Signed

Eiraku 永楽

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 1.9 x 3.1 cm (1 1/2 x 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.1382b

Medium or Technique

Glazed pottery

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro