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Japanese Carved Wood Inro in the Form of a Fish

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Signed Japanese Carp Carving

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D-3.5 H-7 L-24 (cm)

Item Reference:

105664-1603-4Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 105664-1603-4
Item No. 105664 - Dealer No. 1603 - Building No. 4


Japanese Carved Wood Inro in the Form of a Fish with Inlaid Eyes. Probably a Carp as it is a Form of Good Luck and Prosperity to Japanese Culture. The Inro Has an Attached Cord Called a Himo, Together with a Bead Called an Ojime. Then Another Smaller Carved Fish Called a Netsuke with Inset Eyes. The Main Inro Has a Mother of Pearl Inlay with Japanese Character Signature.
20th Century.


Item Reference
Height: 7 cm
Depth: 3.5 cm
Length: 24 cm
20th Century
Country of Origin
All in Good Order, The Cord a Bit Frayed


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