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Okimono: O.1-1901R

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Large toad. Eyes inlaid in lacquer

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.5 cm
Width: 6.5 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1901)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.1-1901R
Primary reference Number: 201360
Display number: 11
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 26 May 2015 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Okimono" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-01-27 04:36:19

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