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Title

Netsuke in the form of a child with a tortoise and a cat

19th century


Artist

Seiko

Japan


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

carved ivory


Dimensions

3.3 x 4.7 cm


Signature & date

Signed base, in Japanese, red ink, incised "Seiko [or Shizutora]". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7159.42


Artist information

Seiko

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Japan