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Japanese Edo Period Netsuke Carved IVory Eagle Head

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art

This antique has been viewed 16 times in the past month with the most views from France.


As part of our Japanese works of art collection we are delighted to offer this finely carved late 18th century Edo Period 1615-1868 ,† Ivory Netsuke , the carver has cleverly rendered†a Japanese Sea Eagles head from the very tip of a tusk , the well carved Netsuke is a†rare subject and carved in fine detail throughout,†the Himotoshi is formed to the underside of the piece , a very tactile and great colour 18th century Netsuke that would enhance your Netsuke or Japanese works of art collection , or make an ideal gift for a loved one .
Provenance :
Private UK collection
Condition report :
Gorgeous original condition with great colour and patination .
Approximate sizes :
Depth †:† †3/4"††††††2.0 cm
Length†:†† 1.5"†††††† 4.0 cm
Width :†††7/8" "††††2.2 cm
Free worldwide delivery and a certificate of authenticity included in the price of this item , buyers from outside the Eu are responsible for the costs of any licences that may be required .
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1800.


Height = 2.2 cm (0.9")
Width = 4 cm (1.6")
Depth = 2 cm (0.8")

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Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
Stags Head Antiques Ltd
United Kingdom

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