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Japanese Carved Netsuke Box Wood Sennin Buddha Meiji Period

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Patrick Howard Antiques

This antique has been viewed 26 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.


This Exquisitely Carved Hardwood Netsuke of large size depicts a Traveling Japanese Sennin or Buddha, wearing a belted Kimono and an Oriental Mat strapped to his back, suspended from a Carp Fish. Meiji Period (1868-1912).
The main body which shows a second Carp resting on the shoulder, opens to reveal a pill or medicine box.
Condition: This piece is in excellent condition, no losses and no restoration. This piece is unmarked.
Height: (entire drop as image one) 9.25" (23.5cm). Width: (at widest) 2.25” (5.75cm). Depth: 1.5” (4cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 23.5 cm (9.3")
Width = 5.8 cm (2.3")
Depth = 4 cm (1.6")

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52 Francis Street

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