Statue in form of half draped skeleton

Made:
Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Ivory carved statue, in the form of half draped skeleton carrying a type of bucket and with a dog and some lotus flowers, Japanese

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A641352
Materials:
complete and ivory
type:
statue
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust