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Title

Figure of a man carrying a basket of flowers on his shoulder (okimono)

19th century

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    19th century
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    carved ivory
    Dimensions
    23.0 x 10.1 x 8.3 cm
    Signature & date

    Signed base, in Japanese [incised] "Ju [artist's seal]". Not dated.

    Credit
    Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    7159.9
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan