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Netsuke

Title
Netsuke.
Format
Realia
Published
20th century.
Description
Rectangular netsuke made from variegated lacquer with ivory hinges and two carved ivory panels on the interior. A brown silk cord is attached by an ivory screw. 1" h. x 3/4" w. x 3/4" d.
Notes
ISR 98.
Summary
Two ivory panels: one depicts the penis entering the vagina, the other a cat. Both are painted. There are some Japanese characters on the exterior.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Japan--20th century.
Carved figures.
Coitus.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
250R A071.1
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art