Okimono - Elephant ivory - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912)

Description
Okimono - Elephant ivory - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912)
Good condition, see description - 26×7×8 cm

Okimono in elephant ivory, depicting a gheisha playing the shamisen (three-stringed instrument).
Signed on red lacquer.
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912).
Good condition (see photos).

The Item was produced prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with the European Union regulations on ivory trade.

The item comes with a certificate of authenticity that will be sent to the buyer.

The item cannot be sold outside the EU.

Lot details
Object
Okimono
Material
Elephant ivory
Period
Meiji period (1868-1912)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
26×7×8 cm
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