Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Netsuke and ojime

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Awabe shell, lacquer
Dimensions:
b) H. 1 in. (2.5 cm); Diam. 3/8 in. (1 cm) c) H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Diam. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.259b, c
Not on view
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
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