Antique c1950 Bone Netsuke: Man in Traditional Attire


Explore the essence of heritage and craftsmanship with our antique circa 1950 netsuke, a meticulously hand-carved and painted piece made of bone. It features a dignified man standing in traditional attire, showcasing the intricate details of his clothing and posture. This exquisite artwork embodies the depth of cultural history and the finesse of vintage artistry. Each stroke of the carving tool and brush has been guided by a skilled artisan's hand, bringing to life a figure that resonates with stories of a bygone era. This netsuke is not just a collectible; it is a piece of history, a nod to the timeless elegance of traditional fashion, and a tribute to the unmatched skill of its creator.


  • Material: Bone
  • Subject: Man in Traditional Attire
  • Era: Circa 1950
  • Technique: Hand-Carved and Painted
  • Theme: Heritage and Craftsmanship
  • Cultural Significance: A testament to traditional dress and vintage artistry
  • Condition: Preserved with care, showcasing vibrant details and the beauty of antique craftsmanship
  • Item Code: 882647

Collector's Note:

This netsuke represents a unique opportunity to own a piece of cultural heritage, a tangible link to the past that celebrates the art of bone carving and painting. Its depiction of traditional attire offers insight into the fashion and societal norms of the time, making it an invaluable piece for collectors and enthusiasts of history and art alike.