This is an unusual Japanese inro with ojime & netsuke carved from boxwood. The intro is beautifully carved as a pumpkin with crickets, the lid has a snail with either a cricket or a frog on it. The netsuke is also carved as a pumpkin
In excellent condition
Haywain Antiques has clarified that the Japanese Inro with Ojime & Netsuke (2711 / LA128937) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1920.
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Period : Early 20th Century, 1920s, 20th Century
Material : Boxwood
Origin : Japanese, Oriental, Asian
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