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Japanese netsuke of a monkey (Songoku)

Image attached to MAR.O.106-1912

An image of Netsuke. Monkey (Songoku) legendary companion of the Buddhist Monk Sanzō Hōshi (Hsuan-tsang), with his stick. Unknown maker, Japan. Carved and stained ivory, height 5 cm. Acquisition Credit: Marlay Bequest.

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Netsuke. Monkey (Songoku) legendary companion of the Buddhist Monk Sanzō Hōshi (Hsuan-tsang), with his stick. Unknown maker, Japan. Carved and stained ivory, height 5 cm. Acquisition Credit: Marlay Bequest.

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  • Accession Number: MAR.O.106-1912
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/32.0
  • Focal length: 100
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D
  • Photographer name: Image Library; Fitzwilliam Museum
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 611 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 388.07kB
  • Exposure time: 1/30
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2000:01:01 01:37:45

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animal animals Buddhism Buddhist carved Chinese costume Fitz_AA Hsuan-tsang ivory Japanese monkeys netsuke Sanzo Hoshi Songoku stained stick walking stick Xuanzang

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