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Title

Netsuke of a tiger and rocks

Artist

Masano (of Ise)

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Netsuke of a tiger and rocks, Masano (of Ise)
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Medium: Sculpture | Wood
Size: 1 1/2 x 1 1/16 x 1 5/8 in. (3.81 x 2.7 x 4.13 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Tag; Inscription 'AB153 50 - YOSHI TERA'; untranslatated inscription bottom of sculpture
Physical Description: tiger with front legs up onrocks; shoulders sticking up; head down, teeth out; hole beneath front legs; other #'s J148
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: 96.146.305
Artist: Masano (of Ise), Chinese
Role: Maker
Nationality: Chinese
Life Dates: Chinese
Added to Site: February 28, 2009