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19c netsuke KIRIN

19c netsuke KIRIN


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900: Item # 1342088
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
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Late 19th century netsuke of a standing kirin, its head turned back, dragon scales covering its back and flames licking the sides of his body. Unusual treatment of the subject, great face with unusual elongated snout and incredible surprised expression, wonderful depiction of its tail and bumpy spine, eyes are inlaid with horn. Height 2 inches.