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Netsuke. Sumo wrestlers. Made of wood. Signed.
- 1850 (about)
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 8.2 centimetres
Inscription Positionon the calf of the right leg
This netsuke represents a crucial moment in the combat of two fiercely grimacing sumo wrestlers, locked in the famous 'Kawazu' throw.
2013 - , BM Japanese Galleries, ‘Japan from Prehistory to the Present’
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Object reference number: JCR2414
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