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Okimono Iron articulated lobster, Japan (Jizai)
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Ref : 85937
7 000 €
Period :
19th century
Artist :
Myochin
Provenance :
Japan
Medium :
Iron
Dimensions :
L. 8.07 inch
Asian Works of Art  - Okimono Iron articulated lobster, Japan (Jizai) 19th century - Okimono Iron articulated lobster, Japan (Jizai)  - Okimono Iron articulated lobster, Japan (Jizai)
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Okimono Iron articulated lobster, Japan (Jizai)

An articulated iron model of spiny lobster.
Naturalistically modelled, formed from individually cast, hammered and carved sections crafted to resemble the crustacean’s shell with well chiseled details, assembled with fully articulated joints to allow lifelike mobility; signed on the belly Myochin (??). With a wooden storage box.
Japan, Meiji era (1868-1912)
20,5 cm (8in) long with retracted antennae.

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