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Ivory marionettist okimono - Japan - Late 19th / early 20th century (Meiji period)

Lot reference 19039287

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Current bid $1,184
Next minimum bid $1,303
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $118.36

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$1,184 Bidder 7739
17-06-2018 14:46:15
$1,124 Bidder 8148
16-06-2018 10:48:47
$1,065 Bidder 8148
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$828 Bidder 8148
11-06-2018 13:17:29
$260 Bidder 9421
11-06-2018 12:51:31
$236 Bidder 4638
09-06-2018 14:31:40
$118 Bidder 4198
09-06-2018 10:45:56

In excellent condition, see description

Ivory okimono depicting a puppeteer - Japan, turn of the 20th Century (Meiji Era)
Signed by Hozan
Wooden base.

Size (L) 25 cm

In very good condition overall, with natural cracks in the ivory (see photo highlighted in red)

Japanese artefact from the Meiji Era (circa 1890–1910).
The Item was produced prior to 1947, and is therefore in compliance with European Union regulations on ivory trade.

The item comes with a certificate of authenticity that will be sent to the buyer.

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Feedback score: 98.7%
Reviews given: 80
Member since: April 28, 2016
  • Netsuke exactly as described, so very happy with this auction sale!

    brummie42 June 18, 2018

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    Bel objet bien emballé envoyé rapidement. Malheureusement le tenon du bras gauche était cassé et le bras décollé.
    (I am satisfied, but the tenon of the left arm was broken and the arm unstuck).
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    DPAUL96 June 15, 2018

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    as always very well packaged, very friendly, everything better than all right
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    user-01fe43a June 15, 2018

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    des objets magnifiques et soigneusement emballés comme toujours chez ce vendeur; je fais chez lui des achats en toute confiance.
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    Simonette June 13, 2018

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    Fantastico servizio rapido! Molto gracie Andrea! Laszlo
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    Stoocz June 13, 2018

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United States $118.36
Austria $35.51
Belgium $35.51
Canada $118.36
Denmark $35.51
France $35.51
Germany $35.51
Ireland $35.51
Italy $23.67
Luxembourg $35.51
Netherlands $35.51
Norway $35.51
Poland $35.51
Portugal $35.51
Spain $35.51
Sweden $35.51
Switzerland $118.36
United Kingdom $35.51
Rest of Europe $35.51
Anywhere else $118.36

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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Niella tanaro (italia), Italy.

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