World of the Silent Netsuke

$125.00 $550.00

Step into the intriguing World of the Silent Netsuke with our vintage piece, meticulously carved from natural turquoise. This unique netsuke portrays a seated man in a moment of silence, covering his ears with his hands, embodying a desire for tranquility or perhaps reflecting the proverbial principle to "hear no evil." The choice of natural turquoise for this piece not only adds a vibrant splash of color but also infuses it with the serene energy associated with this precious stone. This netsuke is distinguished by its functional design, featuring holes on both the bottom and top, enhancing its character and charm. Each detail of the carving is a testament to the artisan's skill, offering a glimpse into a world where artistry and meaning converge. Immerse yourself in the beauty and silence captured in this exquisite piece of vintage artistry.


  • Material: Natural Turquoise
  • Subject: Seated Man Covering Ears
  • Technique: Meticulously Carved
  • Theme: Tranquility and Silence
  • Dimensions: [Insert Dimensions]
  • Condition: Exceptional, with Characterful Holes for Functionality
  • Cultural Significance: Reflects on the Desire for Peace or "Hear No Evil" Sentiment
  • Era: Vintage
  • Item Code: 882648A

Collector's Note:

This turquoise netsuke is more than just an object of beauty; it's a conversation starter, a piece that invites reflection on the value of silence and peace in our lives. The vibrant hues of turquoise, paired with the symbolic gesture of the seated man, make this netsuke a must-have for collectors and enthusiasts who appreciate depth and meaning in their art. It's a rare find that combines visual appeal with philosophical depth, perfect for those who cherish the quieter moments in life