Keywords: octopus

4 objects
F1899.32.1

Netsuke in form of miniature jar with emerging octopus

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“Netsuke” in form of miniature jar with emerging octopus. Silk cord. Stored in lacquered wood box with gold maki-e decoration. Jar and octopus of pottery. Octopus glazed. Jar decorated with colored lacquer in brown, green, yellow, gold. Seal: “Kan” impressed on base.