This is a very high quality mammoth ivory carving Figurines of The Seven Lucky Gods Or Japan’s Seven gods Of Fortune. This is an all set of The seven lucky gods , each piece come with wooden stand
Seven Lucky Gods, refer to the seven gods of good fortune in Japanese mythology and folklore. They are often the subject of netsuke carvings and other representations.
God of Good Fortune, the Ocean, and Fishing Folk. Also Deity of Honest Labor & Patron of Laborers. Today he symbolizes not only safe sailing and plentiful fishing, but business prosperity for merchants in all trades.
Width: 4.5 Cm / 1.8 In, Height: 8.5 Cm / 3.35 In, Length: 3 Cm / 1.2 In
Hotei is known as the Fat Buddha or Laughing Buddha in the West. Hotei is the fat God of Abundance, contentment and happiness.
Width: 5 Cm / 2 In, Height: 8.5 Cm / 3.35 In, Length: 3.5 Cm / 1.4 In
Benzaiten – is the Goddess of art, beauty, knowledge and music.
Width: 5 Cm / 2 In, Height: 8.5 Cm / 3.35 In, Length: 3.3 Cm / 1.3 In
God of Longevity. Jurojin is often identified with Fukurokuju. In some traditions, the two are said to inhabit the same body.
Width: 5 Cm / 2 In, Height: 8 Cm / 3.15 In, Length: 3 Cm / 1.2 In
God of Wisdom, Wealth, Longevity. The bearded Fukurokuju has an unusually high forehead, and is typically holding a cane with sutra scroll (Jp. = hebi) attached to it. Often associated with or confused with Jur?jin (see below) — the two are said to inhabit the same body.
Width: 4 Cm / 1.6 In, Height: 8 Cm / 3.15 In, Length: 3 Cm / 1.2 In
God of Wealth, Farmers, Agriculture, Rice, & Kitchen. Daikoku has been most widely known as the Japanese god of wealth and farmers, although in earlier centuries he was considered a fierce protector deity. In Japan, artwork of this deity usually shows him wearing a hood and standing on bales of rice (tawara ?), carrying a large sack of treasure slung over his shoulder and holding a small magic mallet.
Width: 4.5 Cm / 1.8 In, Height: 8 Cm / 3.15 In, Length: 3 Cm / 1.2 In
Width: 4.5 Cm / 1.8 In, Height: 8.5 Cm / 3.3 In, Length: 3 Cm / 1.2 In
This is a very high quality mammoth ivory carving netsukes Set- Of The Seven Lucky Gods
This Netsukes is Hand carved by Master Carver to perfection.
This netsuke is made of 100% genuine Mammoth Ivory Tusk. The extinct woolly Mammoth roamed the earth before 10,000-40,000 years ago. Today we can found Mammoth ivory tusk in the arctic regions like Siberia in Russia.
Mammoth ivory netsukes are absolutely legal worldwide.
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Measurements of Each wood stand:
Width: 6.5 Cm / 2.56 In, Height: 2 Cm / 0.8 In, Length: 3.5 Cm / 1.4 In
Height: 8.5, Width:4 , Length: 3 Cm