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HOSHIN,  Early 19th Century Japanese Wood Lacquered Ojime - Daruma Toy

HOSHIN, Early 19th Century Japanese Wood Lacquered Ojime - Daruma Toy


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1308334

Please refer to our stock # 101 when inquiring.
 $125.00 
This is a finely carved and lacquered wood Ojime in the form of a Daruma Toy or "Okiagari Koboshi", meaning the little priest that gets up. The center cord hole or himotoshi are lined with shakudo or copper and gold alloy. Signed Hoshin in the back of the Daruma. Ojime measures 0.63 inches (1.6cm) in diameter, and 0.80 inches (2.0cm) tall. It is in excellent condition as may be seen in the posted photos.