silver button-like object with loop on back; relief design with two men, with standing man at back holding hair of seated man at front, who holds an open book with incised text; blossoms at top; incised blossoms and branch on back; unsigned

Manju netsuke depicting Chinese scholar, c. 1840s

Unknown artist, expand_more

Metalexpand_more

Gift of M. M. (Betty) Doréexpand_more  2019.89.7

Not on Viewexpand_more
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Title
Manju netsuke depicting Chinese scholar
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2019.89.7
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silver button-like object with loop on back; relief design with two men, with standing man at back holding hair of seated man at front, who holds an open book with incised text; blossoms at top; incised blossoms and branch on back; unsigned