2 netsuke carvings, masks of children's faces.
Signed on mother of pearl.
The measurements are for the larger mask.
One of the masks has a dark back which is obtained by using the outer part of the tusk close to where it joins the animal.
A Japanese item from the Meiji period.
The item was produced prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with European Union regulations regarding the sale of ivory.
The item comes with a certificate of authenticity which will be sent to the buyer.
Very important note for bidders outside the EU:
This item CANNOT be sold outside the EU.
- Elefant Elfenbein
- Meiji Periode (1868-1912)
- Titel des Kunstwerks
- signed Shozan or Shuzan
- Sehr guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung
- 5×3×1 cm