Netsuke (1) - Elephant ivory, Patinated bronze - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)

Description
Netsuke (1) - Elephant ivory, Patinated bronze - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)
Good condition, see description - 1.9×4.8×4.8 cm

Refined kagamibuta netsuke in ivory and bronze depicting Futen, the God of the wind in the clouds.
Elaborate golden, silver and copper highlights for the hair.
Beautiful patina and good general condition, it has a crack in the ivory typical of this type of netsuke and consistent with age and use.

Japanese artefact from the Meiji period (circa 1890–1910).
The item was produced prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with European Union regulations on ivory trade.
The item comes 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.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Netsuke
Material
Elephant ivory, Patinated bronze
Period
Edo Period (1600-1868)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
1.9×4.8×4.8 cm
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