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Netsuke

Museum number:
9-12503
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090012503
Alternate number:
3905 (previous number (Design Dept.))
Accession number:
Acc.3032
Object count:
1
Description:
Netsuke: Ivory or bone; brown stain carved in shape of rock over which snake pursues leaping frog. Simply carved with strong forms.
Donor:
Design Department (UC Berkeley)
Collection place:
Japan
Verbatim coll. place:
Japan
Culture or time period:
Japanese
Collector:
Albert M. Bender
Materials:
Ivory (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1974
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Legacy documentation: