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Okimono - Elephant ivory, Wood - Shamisen player - Japan - Late 19th century (Meiji period)

Lot reference 32173279
Okimono - Elephant ivory, Wood - Shamisen player - Japan - Late 19th century (Meiji period)

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Location: Italy
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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$1,441 Bidder 8705
30-11-2019 16:35:12
$1,330 Bidder 3518
30-11-2019 15:48:58
$1,220 Bidder 5516
28-11-2019 09:38:38
$1,109 Bidder 5516
28-11-2019 09:38:08
$998 Bidder 6724
28-11-2019 00:12:40
$942 Bidder 5516
26-11-2019 20:48:21
$831 Bidder 3518
26-11-2019 19:40:18

Very good condition, see description - 21.5×10×8 cm

Object: Okimono (More lots)
Material: Elephant ivory, Wood
Period: Late 19th century (Meiji period)
Region/ Country of origin: Japan
Theme/ depiction: Shamisen player
Condition: Very good condition, see description
Dimensions: 21.5×10×8 cm

Fine okimono depicting a shamisen player
The sense of movement is enhanced by the beautiful alternating essence of wood and ivory
In very good overall condition, with signs of wear consistent with its age.


Japanese artefact from the Meiji period (approx. 1890-1910).
The items were produced prior to 1947, and are therefore in compliance with European Union regulations on ivory trade.
The items come with a certificate of authenticity that will be sent to the buyer.
Very important note for customers outside the EU:
This lot cannot be sold outside the EU.
This lot CANNOT be sold outside the EU.

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Catawiki member since April 28, 2016, received 339 reviews in total (162 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 100% (162 reviews)
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    Very happy with the quality of the object and the way of shipping and packing!
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    Zeelaendt January 15, 2020

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    Excellent seller transaction very serious!
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    user-5daafa9 January 14, 2020

  • Excellent service!

    brummie42 January 14, 2020

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    tres beau okimono d une grande finesse reçu tres bien emballe avec le certificat et tres rapidement-merci
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    user-bcd8205 January 14, 2020

  • 2 wonderfull okimono , with fine details, exceptionnal quality of the Ivory as always with andreababara.
    And very serious packaging, sent in time.
    Thank you so much, I can't wait for the next okimono.

    user-c297a95 January 10, 2020

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    Superbes ivoires
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    Berlureau January 10, 2020

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    well packed,super speed delivery and good contacts with seller
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    user-71b0da1 January 8, 2020

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    alles perfect.well packed and delivered! happy with it! grazie
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    user-7d259a2 January 6, 2020

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    L'objet est bien arrivé
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    user-ec8a9df January 5, 2020

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    Bellissimo okimono imballato alla perfezione.
    Spedizione rapida. Grazie!
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    user-92a2cc3 January 3, 2020

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    Superbe ivoire
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    Berlureau December 26, 2019

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    Objet conforme à la description, envoi très rapide dans un emballage soigneux.
    Vendeur très sérieux !
    A recommander !
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    user-5daafa9 December 18, 2019

  • Today my netsuke arrived. Very fast and well wrapped.
    Thank you Barbara Avico.

    user-d53cadd December 18, 2019

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    Bell'articolo. Tutto secondo descrizione. Spedizione rapida. Grazie
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    user-2944926 December 15, 2019

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    Très satisfait de ma commande reçue rapidement dans un emballage à tout épreuve.
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    libourne December 12, 2019

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    Tout s’est très bien passé et je suis ravie de mon achat ,bien que j’ai trouvé cet objet très cher!!!!!
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    dominiqueguichardcalemard December 9, 2019

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    Merci pour le feedback. Pour le prix...
    malheureusement et heureusement, c'est la dur loi des enchères.
    Cordialement
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    Parfaite transaction excellent vendeur livraison rapide
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    user-e0b1ef2 December 4, 2019

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    oggetto conforme alla descrizione. spedizione rapida ed imballaggio accurato.
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    user-2944926 December 1, 2019

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    Canna giapponese sublime in perfette condizioni! Imballaggio pulito, accompagnato da un certificato di autenticità, la carta del venditore e due caramelle, che attenzione affascinante! Grazie signor M
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    antonin-25 November 22, 2019

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    Envoi parfait, bel objet
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    user-80028d2 November 21, 2019

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    Joli netsuke, très bien emballé et arrivé rapidement.
    Frais de transport chers (30 euros) pour un tout petit objet.
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    Gambert November 16, 2019

  • Recieved in perfect conditions. Thanks

    user-4a6a23b November 14, 2019

  • Sehr gut verpackt schnelle Lieferung

    user-e8dd265 November 14, 2019

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    Réception parfaite de la statuette qui correspond très bien à la description détaille. Mais je n'ai pas reçu le certificat d'authenticité qui devait être joint.
    Satisfaction dès que je l'aurai reçu.
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    passelacet November 7, 2019

  • Great item, well packaged. Quick delivery. Thank you.

    Vadim7605 November 4, 2019

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United States $110.91
France $44.36
Italy $27.73
Switzerland $44.36
Rest of Europe $44.36
Anywhere else $110.91

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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Niella tanaro (italia), Italy.

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