Netsuke

Japanese Ivory Netsuke of stylised Oni

50,00

3.3 cm high

weighs 20 grams

signed early 20th century

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Description

Signed Japanese ivory netsuke of stylised Oni. The Oni is squatting and bearing a sword.  Furthermore, the base has a red stained engraved signature. The netsuke is 3.3 cm high and weighs 20 grams.

 

Oni

An oni could be compared to what we know as an ogre, supernatural being or monster.

 

 

Additional information

Weight 20 g
Dimensions 3.3 cm