Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN

Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN

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Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - FAN-TASTIC WISE MAN

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This netsuke is 100% SOLID ELEPHANT IVORY and in EXCELLENT CONDITION. It was HAND CARVED, HAND SCRIMSHAWED and SIGNED in China by a gifted master craftsman. This netsuke was carved in China many years ago – a beautiful piece of art that will last you many lifetimes. This netsuke is UNIQUE and exhibits beautiful IVORY GRAIN – showcasing the colors nature has chosen to bestow upon it. The ivory has been highly polished and exquisitely detailed. The quality of the ivory, the quality of the carving and the quality of the scrimshaw work are all exceptional. This is a fine netsuke of a wise man with a flowing white beard holding a fan in one hand and his staff in another. His facial features are magical. This netsuke possesses a beautiful patina and signs of many years of use. This ancient piece is an excellent example of the carver's art. This is heavy netsuke weighing 1 ounce which is 2 1/2 times the weight of an average netsuke! This is a well carved and well scrimshawed netsuke. It would make a fine addition to any netsuke collection! Dimensions: 2" x 1” Weight: 1 ounce Signature: Ink

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  • Reference #
  • FAN
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Fine Art
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Year
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  • Country of Origin
  • China
  • Dimensions
  • Width: 1 inch
  • Height: 2 inches
  • Depth: 0 inch
  • Weight: 0 pound
  • Condition
  • See Listing
  • Material
  • Ivory

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