Netsuke in form of fish, bearing picture of warrior

Made:
Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Two wooden netsuke, in the form of wood fish, attached by cord to an ivory disc, set with a metal plaque and bearing the picture of a warrior, in relief, Japanese

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A641976
Materials:
complete, ivory, metal, string and wood
type:
netsuke
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
credit:
Glendining