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Title

Fox Priest

Artist

Yoshitada

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G239
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Sculpture-Netsuke (Do Not Use) | Ivory
Size: 2 3/16 x 1 1/2 x 7/8in. (5.6 x 3.8 x 2.2cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: Signature; Sticker next to bottom hole on back [46], on sticker, on back of coat at hem
Physical Description: figure with fox head dressed in a coat and hood and holding a staff horizontally at its upper back
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Walter Lane Barksdale
Accession Number: 98.105.102
Artist: Yoshitada, Japanese, active early 19th century
Role: Maker
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, active early 19th century
Added to Site: February 28, 2009