Temple of ivory containing the goddess Kannon and two Karaki (children) at her side. The central structure features finely carved panels with Ryu dragons and Sennin on the front and sides; the back panel shows Sennin with parchment flying on the back of a phoenix. Roof with floral patterns and clasp in silvered metal.
In very good condition; natural cracks of ivory (see photo)
The lot will be carefully packed and shipped within 1 or at most 2 business days from the day of payment. The shipping price includes delivery via UPS, TNT, DHL or SDA courier (depending on destination address) with full insurance and professional packaging.
Original certificate compiled by Luca Mastromauro, an expert in Japanese art, registered with Milan Chamber of Commerce (number: 2617), which will be sent with the lot
Copy of Certificate of Antiquity compliant with the international CITES rules drawn up by the CE.S.AR Archaeometric Study Centre based in London, Milan and Rome, together with the item. The original is only available on request.
This item cannot be sold to buyers outside the EU.
- Elefante de Marfim
- Período Meiji (1868 - 1912)
- Região/País de origem
- Título da obra de arte
- Tempio in avorio a forma di pagoda - Dea Kannon - Sennin - Drago Ryu - Fenice
- Muito bom estado, veja descrição
- 27×15×11 cm