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Object Number:15889
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Ivory
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Sea Dragon King's Envoy
Man
Carp
Credit Line:Deposited by Thomas Hockley, 1892
Other Number:LE535 - Other Number

Description

Ivory carving. Shi yei. Sea dragon king's envoy reading an edict and riding on a large carp. Signed.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Loan Exhibition - Objects Used in Religious Ceremonies, and Charms and Implements For Divination (16 Apr 1892) View Objects in Exhibition

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