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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 164

    A group of four pierced manju netsuke, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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