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Title

Netsuke of a wolf with turtle

Artist

Masatomo

Date

early 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Netsuke of a wolf with turtle, Masatomo
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Medium: Sculpture | Wood
Size: 1 1/2 x 13/16 x 2 in. (3.81 x 2.06 x 5.08 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan, Kyoto
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Tag '#296 Mastomo 39.50'
Physical Description: seated animal with tail between legs; front right leg resting on a turtle; front left leg raised; mouth open; ribs showing; yellow eyes
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: 96.146.306
Artist: Masatomo
Role: Maker
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009