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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    Five ivory netsuke, early to late 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    Five ivory netsuke, early to late 19th Century
    the first of walrus tooth of a foreigner carrying a puppy; the others of ivory: a monkey climbing onto a deer; a karako and a puppy playing, signed Minkoku; a bare breasted man smiling happily as he scratches his back, signed Tomochika; the last, a goose ruffling its feathers, eyes inlaid -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.) long maximum (5)

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