Netsuke in form of Oni

Made:
1701-1900 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

Ivory netsuke, in the form of Oni, the demon, carrying a book and a tub on his back, Japanese, 1701-1900, signed

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A36470
Materials:
complete, ivory
type:
netsuke costume (personal accessories), ethnography (general), costume (personal accessories), demons, ethnography (general), netsuke
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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