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Netsuke of Horse and Two Men

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); W. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.33
Not on view
Signature: Seimin
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
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