An antique Japanese carved ivory netsuke of a boat with eight men and a monkey (19th century, Japan)

Date 19th century
Ref No n118
Description An antique carved ivory netsuke of a boat with eight men and a monkey, some of the men appear to be scholars, the one with a basket on his head is a Komuso monk, famed for their bamboo flute playing, however the other passengers don't appear to be very impressed.

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Condition good
Price SOLD
Width 6.00cm
Height 2.50cm
Depth 2.50cm
Signed/Inscribed/Dated signed