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Netsuke of Child with a Shell

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1910
Accession Number:
10.211.242
Not on view
[ Adam Clark Vroman , Pasadena, CA , 1910; sold to Sage]. ; Margaret Olivia Sage , New York (1910; donated to MMA).
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