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Native NameNetsuke
Object Number:21099B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Yokohama
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Ivory
Shell
Coral
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Livingston, 1898

Description

Toggle (netsuke) for medicine box made of ivory in the form of a miniature box inlaid with shell and coral in the designs of birds and flowers.

Bibliography:

[Article] 1899. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. II. no. No. 1. pg. 39-50 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 43View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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