Toad & Owner Ivory Netsuke

$350.00 $700.00

Immerse yourself in the whimsy of traditional Japanese art with our Ivory Netsuke, featuring a toad standing on its owner's shoulder in a tender display of companionship. The owner's face is carved with a broad smile, delighted by the toad's touch, capturing a moment of joy and connection. This piece, likely a product of Japanese craftsmanship, is distinguished by its textured carving and the unique inclusion of 'donuts' throughout the design, adding a playful and intricate element to the composition. The presence of a two-character artist signature on the bottom certifies its authenticity and the skill involved in its creation. Measuring 3.5" L x 2.5" W x 5" H, item code 882650, this netsuke is a testament to the enduring charm and artistry of ivory carving.


  • Material: Ivory
  • Design: Toad on Owner's Shoulder
  • Origin: Likely Japanese Carving
  • Signature: 2 Character Artist Mark
  • Unique Feature: 'Donuts' Texture
  • Dimensions: 3.5" L x 2.5" W x 5" H
  • Item Code: 882650
  • Ethical Note: Responsibly sourced pre-1960s