Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN

Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN

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Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN
Antique Ivory Netsuke - The HANGMAN

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This netsuke is 100% SOLID ELEPHANT IVORY and in EXCELLENT CONDITION. It was HAND CARVED and HAND SCRIMSHAWED 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. The artist has signed this netsuke in ink on the back of this piece.  This quality netsuke portrays a man who appears to be intent on hanging himself instead of others! This is a nice old and very unusual netsuke that will enhance any collection of fine antique Asian ivory netsukes. This is a very large netsuke. It stands 3 1/2" tall which nearly double the height of a typical netsuke. It is also DOUBLE the weight of an average netsuke. Dimensions: 3 1/2" x 1” Weight: .8 ounces

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Item Details:

  • Reference #
  • HNG
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Fine Art
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Year
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  • Country of Origin
  • China
  • Dimensions
  • Width: 1 inch
  • Height: 3.5 inches
  • Depth: 0 inch
  • Weight: 0 pound
  • Condition
  • See Listing
  • Material
  • Ivory

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