Ivory netsuke of monkey and rabbit, late 19th century
Lot 3174
A stained ivory figural netsuke
Meiji period (late 19th century)
US$ 1,800 - 2,500
£1,100 - 1,500
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Lot Details
A stained ivory figural netsuke
Meiji period (late 19th century)
Carved as a monkey and rabbit in a sumo wrestling match, each struggling to topple his opponent, the face of monkey well defined in red and black pigment, the rabbit with inlaid red eyes
1 5/8in (4.1cm) high
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  1. Jeff Olson
    Specialist - Asian Art
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