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Wood carved netsuke in the shape of an unshelled peanut

Title
Wood carved netsuke in the shape of an unshelled peanut.
Format
Realia
Published
20th century.
Description
Carved wood. Light tan on a green silk cord. Painted in blue, white, red and black; 1 1/8" l. x 1/2" w. x 1/2" d.
Notes
ISR 1361.
Summary
In the shape of an unshelled peanut. A ladybug is carved on top of a sliding panel, which slides to reveal carved female and male genitalia. The male genitalia is mobile.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Japan--20th century.
Carved figures.
Covert in art.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
250R A069.1
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art