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Netsuke of Boy with a Fan

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquered; head of ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); W. 1 in. (2.5 cm); D. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1060
Not on view
Signature: Hō-jitsu
Edward C. Moore , New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA).
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