Okimono (1) - Elephant ivory - Group of characters...

Date Created: 10 June 2019

Author: Unknown

Source: The Internet

Owner: Barnebys

Location: Italy, currently - unknown

Link to: Website

  • Japan
  • Falcon
  • Sculpture
  • 19th Century
  • 20th Century
  • Hunting
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 About the object
Refined okimono depicting group of people, including a falconer with a falcon on his arm and some craftsmen weaving ropes. Fair overall condition Presents restoration at one foot, on the raised arm on which sits the falcon, and small flaws at the rope. Signed under the base. Japanese artefact from the Meiji period (approx. 1890-1910).The item was produced prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with European Union regulations on ivory trade. The item comes with a certificate of authenticity that will be sent to the buyer. Very important note for customers outside the EU: This item cannot be sold outside the EU. Asian Antiques---

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