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Inrō

Shiomi Masanari

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  • Title: Inrō
  • Creator: Shiomi Masanari
  • Date Created: early 18th century
  • Physical Dimensions: H. 2 13/16 in. (7.2 cm); W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
  • Type: Inrō
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/58638
  • Medium: Case: gold on black lacquer with mother-of-pearl inlay; Fastener (ojime): gold with design of crabs, reed, and rock; Toggle (netsuke): ivory carved in the shape of a reclining bull (signed: Ran’ichi)
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
  • Culture: Japan

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