Netsuke of Piece of Bamboo Containing a Rat (or Bat (?), Ivory, Japan

Netsuke of Piece of Bamboo Containing a Rat (or Bat (?)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); W. 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm); D. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
Classification:
Netsuke
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1910
Accession Number:
10.211.979
Not on view
[ Adam Clark Vroman , Pasadena, CA , 1910; sold to Sage].; Margaret Olivia Sage , New York (1910; donated to MMA).
Auburn. Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center. "The Arts of Japan," September 6, 1986–November 2, 1986.