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Bird, Bee, and Blossoms

Bird, Bee, and Blossoms

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Description (Brief)
Wood block, Bird, Wisteria, and Bee. Relief block, image for embossing [?] Block capped with wood at both ends. Original artist Koga; block cutter/engraver Rokuzaemon MIYATA. with oval paper label "No. 8" on recto; verso blank. No guide print. Ink inscription on edge of block 260898
Transfer from Bureau of Education Museum, Dept. of the Interior through Anthropology, NHB. Originally from Japanese exhibition at Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia, 1876.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Block
wood block, Japanese
place made
Japan
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 43 cm x 27 cm; 16 15/16 in x 10 5/8 in
ID Number
GA.09436
catalog number
09436
accession number
51116
subject
Birds
Flowers
1876
Centennial Exposition
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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