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Early 19c ebony netsuke SHISHI

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Early 19th century ebony netsuke of a shishi (Buddhist lion) sitting foursquare on a base, its head turned to the right. Like any dark object does not photograph well. Wonderful netsuke carved with confidence and great detail - see its alert face, bushy tail, well defined ribs and paws. Wonderful sense of volume, beautiful lustre unique to ebony. Height 1 5/16 inches.

Reserve: $360.00

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    Early 19c ebony netsuke SHISHI

    Estimate $450 - $550Jul 15, 2020
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