Three carved Japanese ivory netsukes. 1st item: Carved and ink stained netsuke of clam shell and sea creatures including octopus, crab, fish and turtle, signed on base, 1" H x 3" W x 1-3/4" D. 2nd item: Carved and stained netsuke of octopus in sea shell, unsigned, 1-1/2" dia. 3rd item: Carved and stained netsuke of snail resting on bamboo, signed on end, 1-1/8" L. Items late 19th/early 20th century. Note: this lot contains a substance which is protected and restricted in the United States and by international convention and can only be shipped within the United States. Please refer to our terms and conditions, clause 10. Condition: 1st item: Tight age separations on underside. 2nd item: Wear on edge and octopus due to age. 3rd item: Very good condition.
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