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Meiji period, circa 1880


The entire hirame ground ridged in imitation of water, decorated with gold hiramakie weeds with scattered black lacquer spots, and inlaid with the goldfish in shell, tortoiseshell and coral, with a pierced faceted hardstone ojime.


L. 10 cm

A five-case gold lacquer inro with goldfish in a pond

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