Asian Art

Base of an object, ivory with 2 birds carved into each side

Netsuke, Ivory

1 1/8 × 1 9/16 in. (2.9 × 4 cm)
Gift of Frank and Joan Kenna in memory of Herman Robert and Margaret Reimers Giese
1989.94.36
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
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