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Netsuke of Seated Baku (mythical animal)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); W. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); D. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1910
Accession Number:
10.211.1107
Not on view
[ Adam Clark Vroman , Pasadena, CA , 1910; sold to Sage]. ; Margaret Olivia Sage , New York (1910; donated to MMA).
Lincroft. Monmouth Museum. "Curious Creatures and Bizarre Beasts," January 28, 1979–April 15, 1979.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection," February 1, 2014–September 7, 2014.

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