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Chinese 18th C. Boxwood Figure Group – Scholar & Student

Chinese 18th C. Boxwood Figure Group – Scholar & Student

Chinese wooden Statue of a Scholar with Student, 18th Century
Finely hand carved figure group of a scholar and student, each of them is holding a book. The carving is made from boxwood root and standing on a hard wood stand.
Condition: typical traces of age with some cracks in the wood.

Figure
Height: ca. 9 cm / Length: ca. 8 cm

Stand
Length: ca. 11 cm / Wide: ca. 9 cm

Japanese Netsuke – ShiShi beast head

Japanese Netsuke – ShiShi beast head

Antique Japanese Wood Netsuke, handcarved, signed, 19th Century
This antique japanese Netsuke of a ShiShi beast head is signed on the bottom, a very fine handcarved piece – the details are great! The mouth can be opened – the two holes are inside the head.
It’s in excellent condition – some wear spots.

Length: 40 mm
Height: 30 mm
Wide: 30 mm