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similar to 19c staghorn netsuke DOUBLE GOURD

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1355690
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$100.00
Listed Price $125.00
19th century staghorn/bone netsuke turned in a shape of hollow double gourd, and pierced and carved on the outside with geometric designs. Himotoshi (cord openings) are formed by 2 longer slots in the middle part of the netsuke. Porous centers of stag antler on both ends are plugged as is usual in such pieces, and plugs are carved as part of the netsuke. Simple honest carving, nice patina, overall in very good condition. Height 1 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1366609
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$24.00
Listed Price $30.00
19th century staghorn ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in a shape of a double gourd. Elegant design, very clear carving, natural imperfections in staghorn. Height 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1401996
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$316.00
Listed Price $395.00
Unusual early 19th century staghorn netsuke of a double gourd containing a moveable horse the head of which can slide in and out of the gourd. The gourd is an attribute of Chokwaro sennin (Chinese sage), who could summon the magic horse out of his gourd to be transported wherever he wanted. Clever carving utilizing natural features of a stag antler to represent decaying areas of the gourd, very pleasant wear and patina. Himotoshi (cord opening) is formed by a vine of the gourd, darker areas as ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1800 item #1421808
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Listed Price $225.00
19th century netsuke in a shape of a double gourd made out of transparent light blue glass with numerous tiny bubbles and silver waist band with a non-swinging loop for hanging. Dried double gourds were used in Japan for carrying sake during travel. Very well designed piece, functional netsuke shape, pleasant patina. Length 1 3/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1373959
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$1,000.00
Listed Price $1,250.00
Rather unusual decent size 19th century staghorn netsuke of a horse appearing from a dried gourd that has a rope tied around its waist. According to a Japanese legend Chokwaro sennin (Chinese sage) could summon the magic horse out of his gourd to be transported wherever he wanted. Cleverly and elegantly carved piece with great face, mane and front legs. Porous center of staghorn at the mouth of the gourd is plugged as is usual in those types of pieces, and plug is carved as a flower with inlaid ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1366620
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$48.00
Listed Price $60.00
19th century ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) in double gourd form made out of staghorn and rosewood sections. Very pleasant to the touch, beautiful wear and patina. Height 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1380482
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$56.00
Listed Price $70.00
19th century rock crystal ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) in a shape of a double gourd. Elegant clever design, natural imperfections in the material, beautiful patina. Length 1 inch.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1359416
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$2,800.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
Unusual 19th century staghorn netsuke depicting a seated wolf with its paw on a severed leg of a deer. This subject is almost always carved in wood, and wolves tend to be skinny and somewhat stylized. This one has a full volume body, excellently depicted coat, powerful paws and great face. Eyes are inlaid with black horn. Cleverly carved out of side part of a stag antler without its usual porous center. Excellent wear and patina, himotoshi (cord hole) is formed by natural opening in the carving....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1261460
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$80.00
Listed Price $100.00
19th century staghorn ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in a shape of a gourd with leaf. Good design, green staining, natural imperfections in staghorn, overall in very good condition. Height 11/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1408278
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$680.00
Listed Price $850.00
Early 19th century decent size staghorn netsuke of a man wearing a robe decorated with design of numerous scarecrows and gently inclining his head towards his son that he carries on his back. Perfectly captured moment, excellent strong early carving, superb facial expression, wonderful depiction of scarecrows on his robe. Wonderful mellow patina, compact design, hollow parts of a stag antler on top and bottom are plugged (see photo detail) as is usual in such pieces and the plugs are carved as p...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1386930
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$216.00
Listed Price $270.00
19th century Asakusa school staghorn netsuke of obihasami type carved on the front with stems of lotus flower growing through decaying lotus leaf, design with an opening lotus bud continuing on the back. Wonderful Buddhist subject, elegant carving of leaf veins and petal textures. The hooks at the top and bottom of the piece go around the edges of an obi - a sash holding a kimono. Excellent clever piece typical of Asakusa school, warm patina, darker porous areas as is usual with staghorn. Length...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1391598
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$476.00
Listed Price $595.00
19th century walrus tusk netsuke of a sitting Chinese boy holding a large double gourd with a rope beautifully tied around its waist. There is a good chance the gourd is meant to contain rice wine / sake. Strong piece with wonderful quality carving and great detailing - see his excellent face and finely etched textile patterns. Great patina with characteristic sheen, compressed dust in recesses. Signed SHORINSAI on the bottom. Height 1 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1424027
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$180.00
Listed Price $225.00
19th century small marine material ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in the round with a man trying to fish in a stream with a double gourd next to a pine and a woven fence. Ojime illustrates a Japanese proverb “Namazu hyotan kindama” (A gourd against a catfish) meaning useless effort similar to trying to catch a slippery fish with a gourd. Wonderful carving, excellent detailing, beautiful floret surrounds to the holes, superb patina. Signed IKKO ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1366647
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$64.00
Listed Price $80.00
19th century staghorn ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in a shape of a basket woven out of bamboo skin strips in a shape of a jar. Clever elegant design in Japanese taste, beautiful staghorn texture, in great condition. Height 9/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1366644
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$64.00
Listed Price $80.00
19th century staghorn ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in a shape of a ceramic sake jar with high shoulders and wide top, pierced and decorated with geometric designs. Clever elegant design in Japanese taste, beautiful staghorn texture, in great condition. Height 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1366643
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$56.00
Listed Price $70.00
19th century staghorn ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in a shape of a ceramic sake jar with high shoulders and wide top, pierced and decorated with geometric designs. Clever elegant design in Japanese taste, beautiful staghorn texture, in great condition. Height 9/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1366640
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$56.00
Listed Price $70.00
19th century staghorn ojime (slide bead for tightening the cord going from netsuke to inro) carved in a shape of a ceramic sake jar with high shoulders and wide top, pierced and decorated with geometric designs. Clever elegant design in Japanese taste, beautiful staghorn texture, in great condition. Height 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1380631
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$280.00
Listed Price $350.00
Early 19th century staghorn netsuke of a recumbent buffalo. Nicely carved, its hooves bent beneath its body, wearing a halter with a length of rope lying across its back, eyes are inlaid with brown horn. Beautiful wear consistent with age, yellowing on the bottom where netsuke was touching the silk of kimono. Usual irregularities in the material, porous part of stag antler on the back of the animal is plugged as is usual in staghorn pieces, and the plug is carved as part of the netsuke. Large an...