Okimono - Elfenbein - an unusual carving of an entertainer with different animals - Japan - Meiji Periode (1868-1912)

Beschreibung
Okimono - Elfenbein - an unusual carving of an entertainer with different animals - Japan - Meiji Periode (1868-1912)
Sehr guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung - 155×75×36 mm

A well carved okimono of a man playing a shamisen and singing, with his son at his feet and two monkeys, one grabbing a sort of vane of wich a third animal is waving two.

Unclear what the third animal is depicting.

The piece is carved out of a single piece of ivory, most likely hippopotamus tooth (concentric growt lines).

No damage

A report from an expert will be added to confirm that the okimono can be legaly sold in the EU. Bidders outside the EU should check own law on import of antique ivory.

Insured shipping.

Los-Details
Objekt
Okimono
Material
Elfenbein
Periode
Meiji Periode (1868-1912)
Herkunftsregion/ Herkunftsland
Japan
Titel des Kunstwerks
an unusual carving of an entertainer with different animals
Zustand
Sehr guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung
Abmessungen
155×75×36 mm
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