Netsuke – Puppy with Shell
Netsuke – Puppy with Shell
Netsuke – Puppy with Shell

Netsuke – Puppy with Shell

Regular price
Guide Price: £1,100.00
Sale price
£1,100.00

A chubby seated Osaka school puppy holds an empty awabi shell in its front paws. The ivory is well toned and covered with delicate hairwork that has worn in places, eyes inlaid with large globes of dark material. The himotoshi is formed by one small and one larger hole.

Unsigned – Osaka school

Early 19th century

4.6cm long

3.5cm wide

2.2cm tall

If you are interested in purchasing this netsuke you can contact me via the details below.

Phone or Whatsapp: +447534 423 803

Email: robert@willford-ja.co.uk 

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