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Japanese Meiji Netsuke
Night Watchman
Studying The Five Teachings
Signature: unsigned, Circa: 1868-1912
H 2.5in.(6.5cm), W 1in.(2.5cm), D .5in.(1.25cm)
Condition: Very Good

A well carved ivory in light cream color with darker striations and age patina, depicting a night watchman with his lantern at the end of a bamboo pole, attired in a soft cap and simple robes with engravings of foliate and geometric patterns inked with sumi. Although he is a night watchman, this commoner aspires to become a scholar. He is reading the “Five Books”, the study of which is considered by Confucius to distinguish a human being from the animals.

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