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    A COLLECTION OF THREE JAPANESE NETSUKEJapan, c.1900

    Comprising a carved-bone figural grouping of two tigers; a finely carved ivory figure of a seated, smiling Hotei with fan; together with a carved and inked ivory Noh figure with revolving face, depicting either the mysterious and handsome youth character mask of 'Doji,' or the fierce male deity character mask of 'O-obesimi,' the two ivory human figures with incised artist signature to underside
    The tallest: 1.95in. high


    Condition Report*:

    Bryan Abbott: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    20th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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