8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A group of four pierced manju netsuke, 19th Century
the first of ivory and carved with seven immortals in a bamboo wood; another of walrus tooth with lotus flowers and leaves floating on water, applied with a lotus leaf in silver; the third also of walrus tooth with chidori flying over turbulent waves; and the last of ivory with Mitsunaka standing on a dragon, surrounded by waves -- the first 2¼in. (5.8cm.) (4)
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