London, South Kensington
19 April 2001
A Japanese ivory netsuke of a karashishi
19th Century, signed
carved with the ferocious looking beast with its front paws raised up onto a rock and head turned to the side, the mouth slightly open showing the teeth -- 1 7/8in. (4.7cm.) wide, (minor wear).
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