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Netsuke in the form of two fighting shishi

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Signed

Tomochika 友親

Provenance

Lent by H.L. Higginson, Dec. 31, 1910

Credit Line

Bequest of Major Henry Lee Higginson

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 3.5 x 2 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2355b

Medium or Technique

Carved and stained ivory

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro