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Boxwood Hand Carved Female Celestial Mythological Fairy Statue. Figure. Lute. China

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  What an incredible piece…. hand-carved in great detail and then hand-rubbed to a fine finish. Only skilled craftsmen who have spent their lifetime can carve these exquisite pieces. Carved in a village outside Beijing.   On it’s own base. Just gorgeous. Will be delivered in a linen-wrapped custom box.  

Recent, Large Hand Carved Bud Rosewood and Boxwood Chess Pieces, India

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Detail: This is a newer complete set – 26 pieces – of hand carved chess pieces. The king is a tall 5.75”, the queen is 4.75” and a pawn is 2.375”. The dark pieces are carved from bud rosewood, considered one of the most beautiful woods for… Continue reading

God of Wealth Buddha, Jambhala / Kubera Statue, Tibet /Nepal

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Tibetan name is Nam Thos Re. A very distinctive Buddha – right hand holding a conch shell and left – what should be a mongoose (that vomits jewels), there is, instead what looks like a bird. He is dressed in flowing garments and a snake (Naga) around his… Continue reading

Handcarved 3-Tier Wood Stand / Display, China

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Hand carved wood 3-position display stand, heavily lacquered. Perfect for Netsukes. Circa late 1900’s. No statues are included with this stand. Sorry, this item as been sold.

Boxwood Momma Elephant with Baby, China

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Detail: Netsukes were popular in Japan in the 17th Century. We have a few of them from China that are hand carved in boxwood and really unique. Circa late 1900’s. Very good condition. Here we have a standing mother and baby elephant.

Boxwood Mouse Pushing A Cart Netsuke, China

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Detail: Netsukes were popular in Japan in the 17th Century. We have a few of them from China that are hand carved in boxwood and really unique. Circa late 1900’s. Very good condition. Here we have a mouse pushing a full wheelbarrow

Boxwood Laughing Pig Netsuke, China

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Detail: Netsukes were popular in Japan in the 17th Century. We have a few of them from China that are hand carved in boxwood and really unique. Circa late 1900’s. Very good condition. Here we have a laughing pig holding a treasure box. I am sorry, this item has been sold.

Boxwood Dragon Waterpot, China

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Detail: Richly carved dragon, fish and waves. Acquired from a family estate sale outside Beijing. I was informed that the family had this piece commissioned in the early 1950s. Very detailed. I am sorry, this item has been sold.
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