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Netsuke: O.191-2008

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

netsuke

Maker(s)

Unknown (Carver)

Description

Boxwood, a Mokugyo decorated with two dragons, their heads forming the handle. The eyes are inlaid with ivory.

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

19th century
1800 CE - 1900 CE

Components of the work

Eyes composed of ivory ( inlaid)

Materials used in production

Boxwood

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.191-2008
Primary reference Number: 190111
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 24 October 2012 Updated: Wednesday 24 October 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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