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Japanese netsuke, a dog reclining on a large leaf

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An image of Netsuke. A dog reclining on a large leaf, its eyes are inlaid with horn. Unknown carver, Japan. Ivory, carved, eyes inlaid, 1800-1850. Edo Period.

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Netsuke. A dog reclining on a large leaf, its eyes are inlaid with horn. Unknown carver, Japan. Ivory, carved, eyes inlaid, 1800-1850. Edo Period.

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  • Accession Number: O.244-2008
  • 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: 694 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 68.61kB
  • Exposure time: 1/30
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2000:01:01 01:14:46

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19th Century animal animals carved dogs Edo Period Fitz_AA inlaid inlay ivory Japanese leaf leaves lying lying down netsuke reclining stained

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rgb(76,53,30), rgb(218,217,218), rgb(145,122,89), rgb(188,171,141), rgb(121,94,62), rgb(151,137,114), rgb(166,146,116), rgb(208,195,170), rgb(192,179,167), rgb(108,100,79), rgb(178,173,167)

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