© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Number: OSJAP0719-044
A RARE IVORY NETSUKE OF OKAME ON A PILLOW
Unsigned, ivory netsuke
Japan, 19th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

The Shinto goddess Okame is lying on top of a large pillow, armed with a knife. She is cheekily smiling, and her robes are ornately decorated. Large himotoshi and beautiful honey patina on the underside.

HEIGHT 2.1 cm, LENGTH 3.5 cm

Provenance: British private collection.
Condition: Expected age cracks, the ivory slightly worn, very good patina.

Selling Price:  € 500

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