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Netsuke of a crouching striped cat

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

early 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Netsuke of a crouching striped cat, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Sculpture | Stained ivory
Size: 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. (1.91 x 4.45 x 3.18 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscription inside one hole: '205'
Physical Description: crouching striped cat; spots along sping; mouth open; yellow-brown & black; 2 holes between proper right legs; broken jaw
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: 96.146.307
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009