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Mammoth Ivory Netsuke - Frog & a Horse in acrobat show - SOLD

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Mammoth Ivory Netsuke - Frog & a Horse in acrobat show | SKU: DM304

Mammoth Ivory Netsuke of acrobat's street show –The imagination if the master carver is unbelievable!!! He actually succeeds to bring his imagination to our mind as well as his. Look how the frog riding on the horse back while the crowed looks amazed from this legendary show.
You will never find who to carve on Mammoth ivory in the university – this unique profession is passing from father to son in Japan & in China, therefore all the master carvers are carved to perfection & with a lot of passion.
This remarkable piece hand carved by Master Carver you can see his signature at the bottom of the Netsuke- Look at the video on this page in order to see this awe-inspiring Netsuke all around. Next to the master Carver signature, you will find the two holes.
The mammoth ivory that this outstanding Netsuke made of is 100% genuine & made out from the best grade of mammoth ivory. Mammoth ivory is absolutely legal worldwide.

In Centimeters:
Width: 3.5 Cm, Height: 2.5 Cm , Length: 2.0 Cm
In Inches:
Width: 1 In, Height: 1 In , Length: 1 In

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