Date: 19th century
Medium: Ivory with metal disc
Dimensions: H. 9/16 in. (1.5 cm); Diam. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm)
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.940
A crab of copper alloy sidles across this decaying lotus leaf. The upturned edges of the leaf and the crab's claw are rendered in gold.