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Okimono: O.332-2008

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

okimono

Maker(s)

Carver: Unknown

Entities

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Description

Okimono, ivory and narwhal, a Japanese travelling vendor standing selling toys with his toy chest hanging of from his shoulder, a toy Daruma, a conch sell and two books on the chest. In his left hand he has a bell, his money pouch hanging around his mid riff at the back, his packed lunch (Bendo) is on the floor.

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 Century
1870 CE - 1900 CE

Components of the work

Part composed of narwhal ivory

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.332-2008
Primary reference Number: 193198
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 23 January 2013 Updated: Wednesday 23 January 2013 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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