London, South Kensington
12 December 2007
Four Japanese ivory okimono, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
variously carved as a travelling salesman, with coral embellishments to his wares; as a woodcutter and child, both figures with one leg raised; as a bearded immortal; and as a kneeling figure holding a knife, a basket to one side -- 4in. (10.2cm.) high max. (4)
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