Netsuke of Seated Puppy with Short Curled Tail

Artist: Norizane (Japanese)
Date: first half of the 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Wood, gold lacquer mottled with black; black lacquer eyes
Dimensions: H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); W. 1 in. (2.5 cm); L. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification: Netsuke
Credit Line: Bequest of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1966
Accession Number: 67.55.66

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