Early 19th century nice size staghorn netsuke of a sennin (Chinese sage) wearing a leaf cape, leaning on his staff with tied large double gourd resting on his shoulder. Most probably netsuke represents Chokwaro sennin who could summon the magic horse out of his gourd to be transported wherever he wanted. Strong early piece with good detailing, nice smiling face, wonderful depiction of his robe and leaf cape. Porous center of a stag antler on both ends are plugged as is usual in such pieces, and plugs are carved as part of the netsuke. Height 3 3/8 inches (86 mm).Domestic: Flat-rate of $15.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from Massachusetts
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