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An image of Netsuke in the form of an old man by GYOKUZAN

GYOKUZAN

(Japan  – )

Title
Netsuke in the form of an old man
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
carved ivory with mother of pearl, wood and metal
Dimensions

5.5 x 2.6 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, red ink, incised "Gyokuzan". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
Accession number
7159.51
Location
Not on display