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Netsuke

Museum number:
9-16420
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090016420
Accession number:
Acc.3714
Object count:
1
Description:
carving; woman standing, slightly bent over with left hand at lower lip, right hand holding up skirt, showing sandels [sic, sandals]. Pierced as for netsuke. ht. = 3.75 cm. signed
Donor:
Gladys "Gay" Womack and Robert Womack
Collection place:
Japan
Verbatim coll. place:
Japan unsp. ["unsp." crossed out on card. "att." handwritten on card.]
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Bone (material) and Ivory (material)
Inscription:
signed
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements and 5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Context of use:
cabinet piece
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
height 3.75 centimeters
Legacy documentation: