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Netsuke

Museum number:
9-7537
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090007537
Alternate number:
1-151 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2384
Object count:
1
Description:
Seal: seated dog. He has long curling tail.
Donor:
Estate of Geraldine C. and Kernan Robson
Collection place:
Japan
Culture or time period:
Japanese
Maker or artist:
unrecognized signature
Collector:
Geraldine C. Robson
Collection date:
before 1940
Materials:
Ivory (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements and 7.1 Writing and Records (including religious texts)
Accession date:
1968
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
height 4 centimeters
Legacy documentation: