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Culture
Japan
Title
Case (Inro) with Design of People Catching Fireflies
Work Type
Inrō
Inrō
Date
19th century
Material
Roiro (waxen) lacquer with decoration in togidashi sprinkled and polished lacquer and nashiji (pear-skin) lacquer; Interior: nashiji and fundame; Ojime: metal (zogan) inlay with spider; Netsuke: carved wood with stone inlay of snail on broken roof tile
Period
Edo period (1615-1868)
Measurements
3 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (7.6 x 4.8 x 2.8 cm)
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Rights
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License
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File Properties
File Name
MMA_36_100_213_O1.JPG
SSID
18334673

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