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Japanese netsuke, Raiden (God of thunder) drumming on a large Tai-go

Image attached to O.287-2008

An image of Netsuke. Unknown maker, Japan. Raiden (God of thunder) drumming on a large Tai-go, that is elaborately decorated with clouds and some treasure objects like tobacco pouch with its Ojime and Netsuke. Plastic resin, the inlays are glass. 1970-2000.

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Netsuke. Unknown maker, Japan. Raiden (God of thunder) drumming on a large Tai-go, that is elaborately decorated with clouds and some treasure objects like tobacco pouch with its Ojime and Netsuke. Plastic resin, the inlays are glass. 1970-2000.

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  • Accession Number: O.287-2008
  • 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: 1014 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 81.96kB
  • Exposure time: 1/30
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2000:01:03 00:15:48

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20th Century clouds drummer drumming drums Fitz_AA god of thunder gods inlaid inlay male music musical instruments netsuke resin Tai-go thunder thunder god

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