Box (1) - Ivory - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912)

Description
Box (1) - Ivory - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912)
Very good condition, see description - 8.5×7.5×7.5 cm

Fine box depicting 23 small mice trying to eat a cob.
Finished down to the smallest detail with maximum realistic rendering of the mice. Exceptional quality.
The eyes of the mice are in horn and amber.
In excellent condition.
Signed Tomichika on the side.

A Japanese item from the Meiji period.
The item was made prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with European Union regulations regarding the sale of ivory.

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

Very important note for bidders outside the EU:
This item CANNOT be sold outside the EU.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Box
Material
Ivory
Period
Meiji period (1868-1912)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
8.5×7.5×7.5 cm
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