Lot 742: A Japanese ivory netsuke of a rat catcher and a boy, Meiji period, length 3.9cm
November 30, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A Japanese ivory netsuke of a rat catcher and a boy, Meiji period, the crouching figure with a rat on his shoulder, the boy looking onward and blowing a raspberry toward the rat, length 3.9cm
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