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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 689

    A wood netsuke

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A wood netsuke
    19th century
    Depicting a group of a phoenix, a dragon, a snake, a turtle and a tiger grasping one another, the wings of the phoenix forming the himotoshi, the eyes partly inlaid in dark horn, signed within an oval reserve Masatami
    2.5 cm. high


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the tip of the beak is broken and missing.