Ojime. Water-wheel. Made of metal (black).
Inro (4 case). Sailing ship among reeds. Made of lacquer (black), gold.
Netsuke (kagamibuta). Man in a boat. Made of engraved silver.
Ojime. Made of colours inlaid metal.
Netsuke (kagamibuta). Tea girls.
Inro (4 case). Child holding a leash,a monkey and a woman in a kimono. Made of lacquer (black).
Netsuke (manju). Bird and flowering bough. Made of coral, shell. Ojime made of coral.
Inro (4 case). Flying cranes. Made of lacquer (gold), mother-of-pearl.
Ojime. Flowers. Made of gold, silver inlaid shakudo.
Netsuke (manju). Horseman and European lettering. Made of iron (black).
Inro. Horseman and boatman. Made of metal inlaid lacquer (gold).
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