Museum quality Mammoth ivory Netsuke of –Dragon in a Bottle Gourd.
Dragons are ultimate symbols of cosmic Chi (energy). It is said to be the most potent symbol of good fortune in the Chinese pantheon of symbols. As one of the four creatures of the world’s directions, the Dragon stands for new beginnings. The Dragon also has the power to release water to parched lands, and which in turn stands for abundance and relief. Continued success, high achievement, and prosperity are also listed among the Dragon’s arsenal of good qualities, which rank it one of the most popular of Asian signs.
As we all well known the power of the Dragon – the Bottle Gourd are considered to be magical objects that can be used to overcome the malevolent forces of nature such as demons, monsters, even giant catfish (in Japan).
Another important Symbol is carved on that Netsuke; The pearl that the dragon Holding: the pearl represents the dragon’s wisdom – hence the term: “pearls of wisdom.”
Amazing art creation on the tiny Mammoth Ivory Tusk scrap. When the Master Carver is so talented it’s amazing to see how beautiful & magnificent can be a small sculpture that is not bigger than a lither. The master carver hand carved those three Temple Lions in a circle playing with the ball that in the center.
Perfect carving on Top Grade Mammoth Ivory Tusk. The Master Carver really excels himself while carving this amazing Netsuke. When we observing this High quality Netsuke – we can notice – that every detail was carved with a lot of attention
This remarkable Netsuke was hand carved by Top Skilled Master Carver, you can see his signature on the bottom of the netsuke. Look at the video on this page in order to see this inspiring Netsuke all around.
This outstanding Netsuke made of 100% genuine Mammoth ivory Tusk & made out from the best grade of mammoth ivory tusk.
Mammoth ivory Netsukes is absolutely legal worldwide.
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Height: 4, Width:3.2 , Length: 2.2 Cm