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Netsuke: O.232-2008

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Object information

Titles

netsuke

Maker(s)

Unknown (Carver)

Description

Stag antler, Fukurokuju seated holding his fan, his elongated head is carved out of the tip of the stag antler. Fukurokuju is a Luck God of longevity and wealth.

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

Late 19th-early 20th Century
1870 CE - 1930 CE

Materials used in production

Stag antler

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.232-2008
Primary reference Number: 190309
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 7 November 2012 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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