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Netsuke: O.306-2008

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

netsuke

Maker(s)

Unknown (Carver)

Description

Boxwood, a monkey wearing a vest crouching down and enjoying a large branch of loquats, a younger monkey on its back trying to distract the older monkey for some loquats. Eye single and double inlaid in horn.

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

First half of the 19th century
1800 CE - 1850 CE

Components of the work

Eyes composed of horn ( single and double inlaid)

Materials used in production

Boxwood

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.306-2008
Primary reference Number: 190466
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 19 December 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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