Netsuke (1) - Boxwood - Japan - 19th century

Description
Netsuke (1) - Boxwood - Japan - 19th century
Very good condition, see description - 3×3.5×3.4 cm

Wood netsuke of a seated karako (a boy with Chinese style haircut), hiding a mask of a female demon (Hannya) behind him, while pulling down a lower eye lid with a finger in a comic gesture known as bekkako
Unsigned. Circa 1900

9 gr

Royal mail, tracked and signed

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Netsuke
Material
Boxwood
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
3×3.5×3.4 cm
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