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

Description
Okimono - Elephant ivory - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912)
Very good condition, see description - 13×8×5 cm

Beautiful okimono depicting standing samurai with sword and tessen (samurai iron fan) in his hand represented in the gesture of opening the fan.
Richly finished in every detail with spectacular basket embroidered dress in perfect condition
Signed Gekko under the base.

Japanese item from the Meiji period.
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.
Very important note for customers outside the EU:
This item cannot be sold outside the EU.
This 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
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
13×8×5 cm
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