Lot 279: 19C. Carved Japanese Whale Tooth Man Okimono
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: JAPAN, 19TH CENTURY A circa 1880's carved Japanese whale tooth depicting a merchant holding a peach and his bag. Fine detail throughout, stands on wooden base
Condition Report: Small chip to base, overall very good patina.
Provenance: Comes with certificate of Authenticity report.
Dimensions: Tooth measures 3 3/8" tall by 2 1/8" wide by 1 3/16" deep.