Netsuke

Japanese ivory Okimono of a Fukurokuju

150,00

3.18 cm wide

3.81 cm high

30 grams in weight

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Description

This is a signed Japanese ivory Okimono of a Fukurokuju. It dates from the Meiji period. The Fukurokuju is in company of a boy who bears a gourd on his back.

A Fukorokuju is one of the seven lucky gods in Japanese mythology. Usually portrayed as bald with long whiskers. Actually it is being thought that this god is an

assimilation of a Chinese god,the three start god.

 

In summary the sizes of this Netsuke are:

 

3.18 cm wide

3.81 cm high

30 grams in weight

 

 

 

 

 

Additional information

Weight 30 g
Dimensions 3.18 x 3.81 cm