Richly sculpted okimono in ivory depicting scenes of samurai and women around a tree, with a total of eight characters, six of which are men and two women, made from a single block of ivory and fixed to a wooden base
Superb quality carving, very fine finish technique, with extremely detailed characters, clothing, and expressions
Size (including base): 8.5 x 6.3 x 7.3 cm
In perfect condition
This antique ivory item dates from the 19th century, and is therefore permitted under CITES regulations.
The lot is certified by antiquities expert Vincenzo Merchionne.
The certificate will be sent with the lot.
Tracked and insured shipping
- Detail Okimono Finely Worked
- Meiji period (1868-1912)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Very good condition, see description
- 8.5×6.3×7.3 cm