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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 25

    Two Ivory and one wood netsuke, 19th century

    Price Realised  


    Two Ivory and one wood netsuke, 19th century
    the first in ivory of a pomegranate with a section of its stem still attached, signed with partly mutilated signature Ohara Mitsuhiro; an ivory coin group, the scattered coins of circular and oval form; and a wood study of a puppy, its head turned to one side, wearing a bow round its neck, inlaid eyes -- 2¾in. (7cm.) (3)

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