Fukurasuzume – the tongue cut sparrow.
A whale tusk netsuke of a stylised sparrow of typical form, the chubby body with short wings and short erect tail. the feet carved below, the eyes inlaid in black horn.
Material Wale Tusk
Period 20th C
Measures Length: 3,9 cm; Height: 2,9 cm
Price 550 €