Netsuke, Hotei with three karako - Signed Tomoyuki 友行 - Elephant ivory - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912).
Complex netsuke depicting Hotei with 3 Karako near him. Note the exceptional quality with which the sculptor characterises the Karako musicians, each with their own different musical instrument.
It is in excellent general condition with beautiful patina and natural veining consistent with age and use.
A Japanese item from the Meiji period.
The item was made prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with European Union regulations regarding the sale of ivory.
The item comes with a certificate of authenticity which will be sent to the buyer.
Very important note for bidders outside the EU:
This item CANNOT be sold outside the EU.
- Hotei con tres karako - Firmado Tomoyuki 友 行, Netsuke
- Marfil de elefante
- Periodo Meiji (1868 -1912)
- Región / País de origen
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- 2.4×2.8×4.6 cm