Netsuke in form of reclining child

Made:
1701-1900 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Various japanese netsuke. Netsuke are toggle-like ornaments. They hang objects such as medicine boxes or tobacco
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Various japanese netsuke. Netsuke are toggle-like ornaments. They hang objects such as medicine boxes or tobacco
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Jade netsuke in the form of a reclining child, Japanese, 1701-1900

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A641188
Materials:
complete, jade
type:
netsuke costume (personal accessories), ethnography (general), children, costume (personal accessories), ethnography (general), males, netsuke
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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