Tonkotsu with lid linked to netsuke via ojime

Made:
1880-1929 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Carved wooden tonkatsu, detachable lid linked by cord through an ojime terminating in face netsuke, Japanese, 1880-1929

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A71216
Materials:
complete, cord and wood
Measurements:
tonkotsu: 75 mm x 63 mm x 47 mm,
netsuke: 39 mm x 32 mm x 21 mm,
ojime: 20 mm x 17 mm x 14 mm,
type:
tonkotsu
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • tobacco container

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