London, South Kensington
28 June 2001
An ivory netsuke of a baying kirin
carved with the forelegs straight and its head raised facing the rear, the flowing tail rising over the back meeting with its chin, the body with a scaly pattern -- 2 7/8in. (7.3cm.) high, (chip to back foot).
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