Lot 20: An ivory netsuke of shitake mushrooms.
December 7, 2012
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: By Raku. Osaka, 19th century. Two large Shiitake with a third small one protruding from the bottom. Signed on the underside in a wavy reserve, Raku. There is a light age crack running from top to bottom and a second going through the signature. 1 7/8in (4.9cm).