Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO

Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO

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Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO
Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO
Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO
Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO
Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO
Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO
Antique Ivory Netsuke - TEA for TWO

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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 beautifully carved ancient netsuke portrays a husband and wife having tea. He is peacefully smoking his pipe while she prepares tea for him. This is an extremely old carving that is beautifully carved and beautifully scrimshawed. The artist has signed this piece in ink on the underside of this piece.  It would make a fine addition to your collection of antique ivory netsukes. Dimensions: 2" x 1 1/4" ” Weight: .6 ounces

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  • Reference #
  • MWT
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Fine Art
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Year
  • See Listing
  • Country of Origin
  • China
  • Dimensions
  • Width: 2 inches
  • Height: 1.25 inches
  • Depth: 0 inch
  • Weight: 0 pound
  • Condition
  • See Listing
  • Material
  • Ivory

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