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19c netsuke PIG TEA KETTLE from FHC collection of 1923

19c netsuke PIG TEA KETTLE from FHC collection of 1923


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900: Item # 1368052
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
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19th century kagamibuta netsuke with iron lid inlaid with multimetal old torn fan and iron tetsubin (tea kettle) in a shape of a pig, its handle of twisted gold wire, and 2 drum strikers incised on the plate. Elegant design in Japanese taste, crisp work, beautiful patina on the lid and the bowl. Metal swinging loop on the back for hanging. Recently deaccessioned from the Framingham History Center, MA, where it has been part of the collection since 1923. Lid diameter 1 1/4 inches, bowl diameter 1 1/16 inches.