Ryusa Manju

Description

Ryusa Manju Netsuke with Hoo-o Bird and Lotos.

Asakusa School. 19th C. Ivory. Diameter 4,1 cm.

The Hoo-o bird (phoenix) flying amongst dense grasses, holding a lotos sprig in its mouth. The phoenix is a symbol of the empress and female beauty.

Best condition.

Details

ID 6
Material Ivory
Period 19th C
Measures Diameter: 4,1 cm
Price 2.500 €