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Japanese lacquer inro with with ojime of mask

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An image of Inro. Ojime of mask and netsuke. Unknown maker, Japan. Lacquer inro with four divisions, and with ojime and netsuke. Black ground with nashiji, decorated in gold and silver/pewter. Depicting an eagle diving towards a crane taking cover in long grasses. Risers and lining nashiji.  Ojime made from carved wood, lacquered in red and black. Mask netsuke of wood, with gold eyes. Height 7 cm, width 5.7 cm, 1700-1868. Edo Period (1615-1868).

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Inro. Ojime of mask and netsuke. Unknown maker, Japan. Lacquer inro with four divisions, and with ojime and netsuke. Black ground with nashiji, decorated in gold and silver/pewter. Depicting an eagle diving towards a crane taking cover in long grasses. Risers and lining nashiji. Ojime made from carved wood, lacquered in red and black. Mask netsuke of wood, with gold eyes. Height 7 cm, width 5.7 cm, 1700-1868. Edo Period (1615-1868).

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  • Accession Number: MAR.O.38 & A & B-1912
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 100
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D
  • Photographer name: Image Library; Fitzwilliam Museum
  • Image height: 2968 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
  • Filesize: 270.42kB
  • Exposure time: 1/30
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1
  • Captured: 2000:01:09 19:26:53

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18th Century 19th Century _WF_AdOK _WF_KWD _WF_OPAC _WF_OPAC_pending bead birds carved compartments crane Edo Period Fitz_AA fundame gold grasses inlaid inlay inro Japanese lacquer lacquered lacquering mask masks matt gold nashiji netsuke Ojime wood wooden

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