An ivory netsuke of a fox priest Late 18th century
Lot 9Y
An ivory netsuke of a fox priest
Late 18th century
Sold for £2,000 (US$ 3,361) inc. premium
Auction Details
An ivory netsuke of a fox priest Late 18th century
Lot Details
An ivory netsuke of a fox priest
Late 18th century
The slender fox, dressed in a priest's robe and cowl, standing, looking down to the right and holding a bamboo cane with its human hands, the ivory slightly worn and bearing a good patina, unsigned. 7.3cm (2 7/8in).

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  • 象牙彫根付 狐僧 無銘 18世紀後期
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