Ryūsa-style netsuke in the form of a coiled dragon

Details

  • Title

    Ryūsa-style netsuke in the form of a coiled dragon

  • Artist/maker

    Fūshō (active 1830 - 1870)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1830 - 1870
  • Material and technique

    wood with pierced, carved decoration

  • Material index

    wood
  • Technique index

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    4.9 cm (diameter)
    2.3 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented, 1976.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1976.17

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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. 102 on p. 254, illus. p. 255

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