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Netsuke: O.150-2008

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

netsuke

Maker(s)

Unknown (Carver)

Description

Ivory, a Sarumawashi (a monkey trainer) standing with his pet monkey on his back. The monkey is trying to grab the peach from the young boy standing next to the man, whose face is turned upwards to look at the monkey.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by Dr. Roy Hull

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2008-11-24) by Hull, Roy, Dr

Dating

Mid 19th century
1830 CE - 1870 CE

Materials used in production

Ivory

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.150-2008
Primary reference Number: 189431
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 12 September 2012 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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