A stag-antler and metal netsuke of a snail and mushroom By Ozaki Kokusai (1835-1892), Shiba, Tokyo, 19th century
Lot 113
A stag-antler and metal netsuke of a snail and mushroom By Ozaki Kokusai (1835-1892), Shiba, Tokyo, 19th century
£2,500 - 3,000
US$ 4,200 - 5,000
Auction Details
A stag-antler and metal netsuke of a snail and mushroom By Ozaki Kokusai (1835-1892), Shiba, Tokyo, 19th century A stag-antler and metal netsuke of a snail and mushroom By Ozaki Kokusai (1835-1892), Shiba, Tokyo, 19th century
Lot Details
A stag-antler and metal netsuke of a snail and mushroom
By Ozaki Kokusai (1835-1892), Shiba, Tokyo, 19th century
The snail of iron with gilt splashes, slithering over a stag-antler mushroom and two discs carved in relief with a wind-blown leaf, the detachable snail incorporating the himotoshi, signed Koku(sai).
4.5cm (1¾in).

Footnotes

  • 鹿角彫金工根付 蝸牛と茸 銘「谷(方印)」 19世紀
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