Ryūsa-style netsuke with magnolia tree, moon, and clouds. Reverse, further branches and clouds

Details

  • Title

    Ryūsa-style netsuke with magnolia tree, moon, and clouds. Reverse, further branches and clouds

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Tōkoku (1846 - 1913)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1870 - 1910
  • Material and technique

    turned ivory with pierced, carved and stained decoration

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    4.2 cm (diameter)
    2.2 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Dr Monica Barnett, 2001.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA2001.94

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Glossary of terms

netsuke

Further reading

Seaman, Joyce, Manjū: Netsuke from the Collection of the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2013), no. 110 on p. 272, illus. p. 273

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