Inrō in the form of a turtle


  • Title

    Inrō in the form of a turtle

  • Artist/maker

    Kōkaku (active 1830 - 1844) (carver)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    mid-19th century
  • Material and technique

    wood, with carved decoration; eyes inlaid, possibly with horn

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    11 x 7.1 x 3.5 cm max. (height x width x depth)
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  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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