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Japan Catfish, 19th century Netsuke, Ivory with staining, inlay; obihasami type
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Japan Dancing Fox, 18th century Netsuke, Ivory with dark staining and sumi (ink), LACMA
Fine Japanese Carved Ivory Netsuke of a ‘Fukura Suzume’ (1800 to 1900)
Netsuke "Three Rabbit" - a traditional kimono accessory. Netsuke (根付?) are miniature sculptures that were invented in 17th-century Japan to serve a practical function and act as decoration and hung from the obi.
IVORY NETSUKE Late Meiji Period Depicting a shakuhachi flute player with a basketry mask. Signed
Netsuke Place of origin: Japan (made) Date: ca. 1750-1850 (made) Artist/Maker: unknown (maker) Materials and Techniques: Carved ivory