Netuske of Qilin and Two Cubs, Ivory, Japan

Netuske of Qilin and Two Cubs

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1910
Accession Number:
10.211.18
Not on view
Signature: Gyoko-sai
[ 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.