Walking stick - Meiji - Ivory, Wood - Early 20th century

Description
Walking stick - Meiji - Ivory, Wood - Early 20th century
Japan

One in th world , very unique piece. Mysterious, dramatic oriental and scholar style

Antique elephant ivory mounted (Loxodonta africana Blumenbach, 1797) the Japanese pommel handle carved with "Noh theatre" masks, gilded metal collar, Malacca wood shaft and base horn ferrule.

Item condition grading: **** good
Item has been first observed with a 10x magnification loupe and then examinated with an optical microscope.
Italian private collection.

DECLARATION OF ANTIQUITY
This document certifies that the item analysed is an original authentic "antique elephant ivory mounted and (Loxodonta africana Blumenbach, 1797) walking stick cane, the Japanese pommel handle carved with "NO theatre" masks, gilded metal collar, Malacca wood shaf and base horn ferrule. England early 20th Century (pre- 1947)". All information and statements contained herein are true and correct.

Lot details
Object
Walking stick
Material
Ivory, Wood
Model/ Name
Antique elephant ivory,the Japanese pommel handle carved with "NO theatre" masks,
Style
Meiji
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Japan
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
89×5×5 cm
Weight
246 g
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