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Okimono: MAR.O.101-1912

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

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Description

Carving of a horse with plaited mane; saddle, bridle and decorated cover on its back

Legal notes

Marlay Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 3 cm
Width: 3.5 cm

Relative size of this object

3.5 cm3 cm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

School or Style

Japanese

Materials used in production

Ivory

Techniques used in production

Carved
Staining

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.O.101-1912
Primary reference Number: 201385
Marlay bequest number: F 15
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 27 May 2015 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2016 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Okimono" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201385 Accessed: 2023-02-02 19:43:49

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201385 |title=Okimono |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-02 19:43:49|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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