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Netsuke: O.151-2008

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Carver: Unknown




Wood, ivory head and coral inlay and ebony hair work and horn, a young boy seated with both of his hands holding a round wooden bowl in front of him.


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


Mid 19th century
1830 CE - 1870 CE

Components of the work

Part composed of wood horn
Inlay composed of coral
Hair Work composed of ebony
Head composed of ivory

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: O.151-2008
Primary reference Number: 189432
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Created: Wednesday 12 September 2012 Updated: Monday 18 May 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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