Project Description

Lacquer manju netsuke 

Decorated with ginkgo and other leaves

Unsigned.  Circa 1750

5.7 cm across

Information: 

For similar netsuke excavated from the tomb of Matsudaira Tadao, buried in 1736, see H. & E. Kress in an article in the International Netsuke Society Journal, 38/2, 2018, pp. 47-57

MR896