Meji period Japanese ivory figure

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This ivory figure shows an elderly Japanese gentleman with a long beard, in traditional attire with well carved decoration. In his right hand, held high on a platform, is a small carved figure wearing a robe and holding a staff. In his left hand hanging by his waist is a basket of flowers. Stood upon a rock, with a red character mark to the base.
Japanese. Circa 1890.
£850

Depth: 
7 cm
Height: 
24 cm
Width: 
8 cm