Netsuke of Coiled Dragon Enclosing a Pearl Date: late 18th century Culture: Japan Medium: Ivory Dimensions: H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); W. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Netsuke of a Karashishi Date: early–middle 18th century Culture: Japan Medium: Ivory Dimensions: H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
ラミジャパン Lami Japan ラミ日本: Netsuke 根付 ねつけ
Ivory Netsuke of a Dragon, Japan, 18th century, on the verge of coming out of an egg, signed "Hidekazu" to back, ht. 1 5/8, wd. 1 7/8 in.
lion and ball netsuke
Ivory Okimono-style Netsuke of Takarabune, Japan, 19th/20th century, with the Seven Lucky Gods on board, the bow decorated with carved dragon, the stern with wave designs, signed "Seiraku" to base, ht. 2, wd. 3 1/8 in.
Two Ivory Netsuke of Creatures, Japan, 19th/20th century, including a carving of a snake and two frogs in hibernating underground, with incised and stained details, fine patina, signed "Tomoyuki" to base, ht. 1 7/8; the other an octopus coming out of a jar, stained in red-brown tones, signed "Tomomitsu" to base, ht. 1 7/8 in.,
Ebony Netsuke Carving of a Lion
Netsuke in the form of a Chinese Lion Guarding the Jewel of the Buddha.