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Japanese Wood Netsuke of a Mouse on a Shaker Basket

Japanese Wood Netsuke of a Mouse on a Shaker Basket


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900: Item # 1204817
Helen M Edwards
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Toowoomba, Qld
Australia
+61 7 46359850

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 $740.00 
US$740

Length: 3.7 cm (1.4 in)
Height: 1.8 cm (0.8 in)
Width: 3.4 cm (1.3 in)

This finely carved wooden netsuke is modelled as a shaker basket containing mushrooms, with a tiny mouse having a bite to eat. The mouse's eyes are inlaid with dark bone. This piece is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.