An impressive and superb Kyoto school ivory netsuke of a majestic coiled dragon. Late 18th/early 19th century
With a large head, with long whiskers and flames emanating from the joints and a scaly body, the right fore claw clutching a tama of red coral. The eye pupils of light and dark horn. Inscribed Yoshitomo in a raised reserve.
Height 3.6 cm; width 5.2 cm