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An Ivory Shibayama Inro

SIGNED MASAMITSU, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

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An Ivory Shibayama Inro
Signed Masamitsu, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
Inlaid in stained ivory, coral, mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell, with a cockerel on a drum, the reverse with a duck, ivory ojime inlaid with insects, attached ivory netsuke
9.7cm. high
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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