© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
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Katalognummer: NE0920-020
A FINE IVORY NETSUKE OF A SNAIL ON LARGE MUSHROOM
Unsigned
Japan, early 19th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

An old, pleasingly tactile, and finely stained ivory netsuke with a stunning patina. Depicted is a naturalistically carved snail slithering across the radial gills of a large mushroom with a thick stem in the center, the underside of the stem with a finely stippled surface. The reverse showing the mushroom’s cap and himotoshi.

HEIGHT 5.8 cm

Condition: Good condition, stunning honey patina. Age cracks.
Provenance: French private collection.

Schätzpreis 估價:  € 2.000
Startpreis 起拍價:  € 1.000

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