Vintage 1950 Ivory Netsuke: Bunnies on Peanut


Embrace the whimsical beauty of the natural world with our captivating "Vintage 1950 Ivory Netsuke: Bunnies on Peanut." This charming piece showcases two adorable bunnies, expertly carved from ivory, as they sit atop a peanut in a moment of playful curiosity. The meticulous hand-carving brings to life each detail, from the soft contours of the bunnies to the textured surface of the peanut, creating a miniature masterpiece that captures the essence of nature's wonders. This netsuke is a testament to our dedication to preserving history and honoring the majestic elephants from which these ivory pieces originate. Each curve and line of this netsuke tells a story, making it a treasured addition to any collection, reflecting our commitment to conservation and the celebration of antiquity.


  • Material: Ivory
  • Theme: Two Bunnies on a Peanut
  • Technique: Hand-Carved with Precision
  • Era: Circa 1950
  • Condition: Exquisitely Detailed, Preserved
  • Cultural Significance: Symbolizes Nature's Charm and Playfulness
  • At David's we  stands firmly against the exploitation of natural resources and living beings for the sake of art or entertainment. We assure our customers that all ivory pieces in our collection were acquired on or before the end of the 1960s, prior to the initiation of international elephant conservation efforts. By offering these historic ivory pieces, we aim to honor the beauty and grandeur of elephants, while providing education about the importance of preservation and respect for nature. Our collection serves as a bridge to the past, allowing us to cherish and learn from the artistic traditions of bygone eras.