Netsuke, toad - Bamboo - Japan - 19th century

Description
Netsuke, toad - Bamboo - Japan - 19th century
Good condition, see description - 2.5×4.1×6.5 cm

A large characterful bamboo netsuke of a toad. Although it may seem a little rough by comparison with boxwood netsuke, it has to be remembered that it is exceptionally difficult to carve in bamboo because of the linear grain.
Unsigned. Circa 1880

Good condition.

13 gr

Royal mail, tracked and signed

Lot details
Object
Netsuke, toad
Material
Bamboo
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
2.5×4.1×6.5 cm
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