Netsuke - Ebony - Man with movable arms trying on a hyottoko mask - Japan - ca. 1900 (Meiji Period)

Description
Netsuke - Ebony - Man with movable arms trying on a hyottoko mask - Japan - ca. 1900 (Meiji Period)
Very good condition, see description - 3.5×2.5×2.7 cm

Netsuke - Ebony - Man with movable arms trying on a hyottoko mask - Japan - ca. Circa 1900 (Meiji period).

Purchased in San Francisco.
Interesting aspect: unlike virtually all other netsuke figurines, this man is depicted with visible genitalia (see it lying on its back in the last picture)

Lot details
Object
Netsuke
Material
Ebony
Period
ca. 1900 (Meiji Period)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Title of artwork
Man with movable arms trying on a hyottoko mask
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
3.5×2.5×2.7 cm
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