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Title

Netsuke of three chestnuts

Artist

Masano (of Ise)

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Netsuke of three chestnuts, Masano (of Ise)
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Medium: Sculpture | Wood
Size: 3/4 x 1 7/8 x 1 3/8 in. (1.91 x 4.76 x 3.49 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: INSCRIPTION, bottom of 1 chestnut; tag untranslated; 'Shigemasa 85 27270'
Physical Description: three chestnuts with one flower
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: 96.146.303
Artist: Masano (of Ise), Chinese
Role: Maker
Nationality: Chinese
Life Dates: Chinese
Added to Site: February 28, 2009