A large walrus tusk ryûsa manjû of a kanko no niwadori. Mid-19th century

A large walrus tusk ryûsa manjû of a kanko no niwadori. Mid-19th century - image-1
A large walrus tusk ryûsa manjû of a kanko no niwadori. Mid-19th century - image-1

A large walrus tusk ryûsa manjû of a kanko no niwadori. Mid-19th century

Carved in openwork with ivy foliage, clusters of pine needles and a pole, upon which rests a drum surmounted by a rooster of silver, on the reverse a stone wall, fence, bamboo leaves and a pine branch.
Diameter 4.6 cm

Provenance

Lempertz, Cologne, 9./10.6.2011, lot 336

Lot 582 Dα

Estimate:
350 € - 450 €

Result:
992 €