An ivory okimono in the shape of a thick gourd with a short naturalistically textured stem, while the ivory is smooth and polished to a high luster. Most finely and precisely inlaid in Shibayama with nine different insects, executed in mother-ofpearl, horn, lacquer and coral. Artist signature in red color.
HEIGHT 10.1 cm
Condition: Very good condition with age cracks.
Provenance: German private collection.