Netsuke in form of Fukurokuju

Made:
1701-1900 in Japan
Bone netsuke, in the form of a bearded male

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Bone netsuke, in the form of a bearded male
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Bone netsuke, in the form of a bearded male, with a bald head and long ears, carrying a staff, registered as Fukurokuju, Japanese, 1701-1900

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A36573
Materials:
bone and complete
Measurements:
overall: 65 mm x 60 mm x 18 mm,
type:
netsuke
credit:
Wellcome Trust (Purchased from Stevens)