Tobacoo jar, wood carved in form of human skull, w

Made:
1701-1800

Tobacoo jar, wood carved in form of human skull, with ivory snake crawling through ear and eye sockets, 18th century (?), Japanese

Details

Category:
Smoking
Object Number:
A117867
Materials:
ivory, snake, oakwood
type:
tobacco jars smoking (containers), smoking (containers), tobacco jars
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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