virtual-artifacts: This carved and stained ivory netsuke is in…

24 Apr

virtual-artifacts:

This carved and stained ivory netsuke is in the form of an octopus caught in an octopus trap.

Signed Ohara Mitsuhiro and Kaigyokusai Masatsugu

Edo Period,  ca. 1825-1875, Japan

Height 2,9 cm.

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