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Ryūsa – A Japanese netsuke of Ryu dragon

Ryūsa – A Japanese netsuke of Ryu dragon


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1910: Item # 1440999

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A Japanese ryūsa manjū boxwood netsuke depicting Ryu dragon forming a spiral. Ivory and horn eyes, there are all the physical characteristics of the ryu dragon, with the tama between the claws and the sacred sword. The circular shape reminds the sacred mirror. Rich in symbols and large size, it is certainly a piece that would enrich any collection. Edo period 19th century Sizes: 5 x 2 cm Condition report: Good condition
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