JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD
JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD
JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD
JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD
JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD
JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD
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JAPAN 1910 MEIJI PERIOD BOAR NETSUKE CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD

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BEAUTIFUL WILD BOAR NETSUKE FROM JAPAN.

CREATED DURING THE MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912), AROUND THE 1910. A DETAILED SEATED WILD BOAR CARVED FROM BAMBOO WOOD. MADE WITH EXTREME DETAILS WITH ALL THE SURFACE IS FINISHED WITH AN INTRICATE PATTERN SIMULATING HAIR. IS SUITED AT THE BASE WITH THE CHARACTERISTIC HOLES TO BE ATTACHED TO THE OJIME BALL AND THE INRO BOX.

THE WILD BOAR, 亥, GAI IS THE ZODIAC SIGN OF THE 2019 AND THE TWELFTH SYMBOL OF THE JAPANESE ZODIAC. THE LEGEND HAS IT THAT THE BOAR OUTPACED THE OX IN THE RACE OF GOD, BUT IT RAN HEADLONG AND SHOT PAST GOD, WHICH WAS WHY IT ENDED ON IN THE TWELFTH PLACE. THE SIGN REPRESENT COURAGE AND ADVENTURE.

THIS PIECE HAVE A MEASURES OF 50 mm BY 20 mm AND HAVE A WEIGHT OF 12.4 Grams.

A VERY RARE PIECE IN IMPECCABLE CONDITION WITH PERFECT OLD ANTIQUE PATINA.

INVENTORY REF: P0000XENY/.1111


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