© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AK0220-118
A FINE IVORY HANDLE FINIAL OF A TIGER
Unsigned
Japan, 19th century

Beautifully and compactly carved to depict a tiger, its head tilted backwards, and the eyes inlaid in lustrous black horn. The tiger is seated on a rock with finely carved bamboo leaves draping over his back. This filial was likely the end of a parasol handle or cane.

HEIGHT 4.8 cm

Condition: Age cracks, otherwise in good condition.
Provenance: French private collection.

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