Rare netsuke depicting a native holding a trapped bird and howling as an auspicious gesture for hunting. Nice positioning with his skinny ribs on show.
Good condition, with a small chip on the himotoshi.
A Japanese item from the Edo period
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 which will be sent to the buyer.
Very important note for bidders outside the EU:
This item CANNOT be sold outside the EU.
- Nombre total d’articles
- Ivoire d’éléphant
- Période Edo (1600–1868)
- Région/ Pays d’origine
- Bon état, voir la description
- 5×3.5×2.8 cm