This Is a Mammoth ivory netsuke of Giant Fish Carved with two children & one of the kids Holding Lotus Flower.
Fish has symbolic meaning in several cultures: In Christianity, the fish is a symbol of abundance and faith.
Pagan traditions recognized the fish as a feminine symbol of fertility and an attribute of the Goddess. Furthermore, in Buddhism, the fish symbolizes happiness and freedom. Also the fish makes an appearance as one of the eight sacred symbols of the Buddha: 1) Conch, 2) Lotus, 3) Parasol, 4) Wheel, 5) Knot, 6) Pair of Golden Fish, 7) Banner of Victory, 8) Vase.
This Netsuke 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.
You can read more about Netsuke in our education Center.
You can read more about Mammoth Ivory in our education Center.
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Height: 4.5, Width:3.5 , Length: 2 CM