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Title

Figure of Samurai fighting two-headed dragon (okimono)

19th century


Artist

Masakazu

Japan


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

carved ivory


Dimensions

11.2 x 9.0 x 7.2 cm


Signature & date

Signed base, in Japanese, ink [incised] "Masakazu saku [made by Masakazu]". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7159.20


Artist information

Masakazu

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan