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Carved ivory netsuke, Tiger and Monkey, Japan, nineteenth

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05110073D

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Carved ivory netsuke, Tiger and Monkey, Japan, nineteenth

* Netsuke carved ivory depicting a monkey and a tiger, from Japan, XIXth century.

This netsuke is in very good condition (see photos).

* The netsuke

Japanese traditional clothing object used to hold the sagemono (literally "hanging objects"). Indeed, the kimono with no pocket, various everyday objects are transported in a variety of small boxes called sagemono. These objects are suspended from the obi of the owner by a cord.

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  • Dimensions 4,5 cm