Netsuke - Centipede

Centipede design Iwami netsuke

$ 780.00
A simple and clever design of a centipede looping itself through the wild boar tusk from which it's carved.  This is unsigned but is a 19th centuryIwami netsuke from Shimane prefecture.  It is 6.5cm long.

Iwami centipede netsuke