An ivory netsuke of a shishi and cubs Edo, 19th century
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An ivory netsuke of a shishi and cubs Edo, 19th century
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An ivory netsuke of a shishi and cubs
Edo, 19th century
The parent lying on a circular straw mat, protecting food on a shallow dish while its two cub sits at its back, one with a small play-ball, the ivory is slightly worn and bears a darkish stain, unsigned.
5.1cm (2in).

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  • 象牙彫根付 丸茣蓙に親子獅子 無銘 19世紀
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