Netsuke. Three beetles on straw sandal; two large beetles fighting and one small beetle watching. Made of bamboo. Signed.

An00219096 001 l

Thing

Exhibition
COMPASS
Made Of
bamboo
Type of Thing
netsuke
Subject
personal-ornament
Techniques
carved

People

Acquired From
Epstein, Helen to The British Museum
Maker
Hojitsu

Place

Made In
Japan

Time

Acquired In
1953
Made
19thC
Period/Culture
Edo Period

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