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19th Century Japanese Stag Antler Netsuke, Monkey and Young

19th Century Japanese Stag Antler Netsuke, Monkey and Young


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1286888

Please refer to our stock # 41 when inquiring.
 $475.00 
This is a 19th Century, Dear Horn Antler Netsuke in the form of a Seated Monkey that is holding its young on its lap with both hands in a protective manner, with a tender look on its face. Impressive chimney himotoshi, common of Edo period netsuke, that starts in the back of the monkey and continues to a large opening on the bottom of it. Wonderful. rich patina. Unsigned. Netsuke measures 1.02 inches (2.5cm) in diameter, and 1.47 inches (3.7cm) tall. It is in excellent condition, as may be seen in the posted photos.