Description A spiny lobster is represented in gold. Lobsters are auspicious signs of longevity because their backs curve like that of an elderly person.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] 中村正次; [Translation] Nakamura Masatsugu (kao); [Number] On sticker with blue border: 682
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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