A Japanese Ryusa Manju Ivory Netsuke With Shishi flag

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Object description :

"A Japanese Ryusa Manju Ivory Netsuke With Shishi"
Ryusa Manju type ivory netsuke with openwork decoration and in the center a shishi, a Japanese mythological creature representing a lion or a lion dog, looking backwards.

The frame around the Shishi features an accurate karakusa 唐草 decoration, a motif of stylized branches and leaves of Chinese origin.

Origin: Japan

Period: Edo 19th century

Dimensions: 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.5cm.

State of conservation: Very good
Price: 1 500 €
Period: 19th century
Style: Asian art
Condition: Excellent condition

Material: Ivory
Width: 4,5 cm
Height: 4,5 cm
Depth: 1,5 cm

Reference: 1159811
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