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AN IVORY NETSUKE OF A RECUMBENT TIGER
Item no M1665
With long tail curled over its back. Mouth open revealing teeth. Horn inlaid ivory eyes. Delicately carved throughout showing tiger strips and hair. Spots on neck and tail. Some minor age cracks. Signed Okatomo, 1. Japan. 19th Century Length: 1.85 in. (4.7 cm) [more]
A FINE BOXWOOD NETSUKE OF TWO MASKS OF A YOUNG WOMAN WITH A HEAD BAND AND A BOY INVERTED BACK TO BACK
Item no M1666
Finley carved in the style of Hara Shumin. Young woman’s mouth is slightly open revealing delicate teeth. Boy’s mask has finely carved hair with a smirk-like expression. Skillfully carved features. Japan. Mid 19th Century. Height: 1.34 in. (3.5 cm) [more]
A WOOD NETSUKE OF AN OKAME MASK
Item no M1668
Finely carved merry, laughing Okame mask with two dimples. Mouth open revealing upper teeth. Good condition. Signed at the back: Gyokko. Japan. 19th Century Height: 1.8 in. (4.6cm) [more]
Wood Netsuke
Item no M2228
Attributed to Ikkosai. In the form of the three mythical monkeys in the positions of “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil.” Two with inlaid eyes. One monkey with repaired leg. Japanese [more]
Soapstone Figure Group
Item no M2226
Depicting two maidens on a bench. Height: 4.25 in. (10.8 cm) [more]
Wood Netsuke
Item no M2325
By Gyokuzan. Depicting five particularly well-carved theatrical masks. Signed. Japanese, 19th century Height: 2 in. (5 cm) [more]