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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Nagai Rantei, active first half 19th century

Starving Ox

19th century

Netsuke: stained ivory with glass inlay

2 in. (5.08 cm)
Gift of Mrs. C. Sanford Bull
1955.44.7
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Sculpture
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