Ivory Covered Box
Ivory Covered Box, Japan, 19th century, rectangular with rounded edges, decorated with carved lotus flowers and leaves in bas relief, stained in brown tones, interior of the box and cover decorated with eight arhats each, all holding their emblems including a dragon, tiger, flywhisk, precious jewel, staff, etc., carved in high relief, a blank inlaid ivory cartouche on the cover top, unsigned, 1 1/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.
in good condition.
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