An image of Netsuke in the form of an old man

Gyokuzan

(Japan  – )

Netsuke in the form of an old man

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
19th century
Media
Sculpture
Medium
carved ivory with mother of pearl, wood and metal
Dimensions
5.5 x 2.6 cm
Signature & date

Signed base, in Japanese, red ink, incised "Gyokuzan". Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
Accession number
7159.51