Collectible museum-worthy netsuke, rare subject depicting a man with a rosary around the ear, looking after a dog.
Netsuke are small traditional Japanese sculptures, usually in ivory or wood, whose origin probably dates back to the 15th century.
They served as a clip to secure some small containers or objects to the belt.
They are highly appreciated items on the collector's market.
Size: 45 x 35 x 19 mm
In good condition.
Sold with certificate from the expert Vincenzo Merchionne, the owner of a prestigious art gallery in Italy, specialised in Asian art.
The certificate will be sent with the lot.
Insured shipping with tracking.
- Besondere Netsuke
- Meiji Periode (1868-1912)
- Herkunftsregion/ Herkunftsland
- Guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung
- 45×35×19 mm