Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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inro, netsuke, ojime
  • Japan
  • inro, netsuke, ojime, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • lacquer, clam shell, ivory inlay, metal, takamaki-e
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0093.a,b,c
Label Text

Eagle and tree on black ground inro; painted shell netsuke; purple cord

Inro, five cases with falcon on plum tree design, netsuke, ojime