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Wooden elephant


Item code : EDw008

Size Elephant: 23.5 x 11.5 x 22.5, Stand: 28.8 x 19 x 4.5 cm
Date Meiji (1868 - 1912)


Wooden model of a caparisoned elephant wearing a saddle cloth decorated with writhing dragons. The body is draped in jewelled pendants, inlaid with mother of pearl, lacquer and hard stones in shibayama technique. In set with a crystal ball and wooden stand.


Good, restoration of the saddle.