Three akita puppies playing on a round straw mat. Ivory. 19th century.
Illustrated in Bernard Hurtig’s “Masterpieces of Netsuke Art,” p.41, fig.82,
as one of the netsuke from the Raymond Bushell collection.
Height: 1 1/2 inches.
Signed: Sekko (can also be pronounced “Sekiko”)
Antique netsuke - Ivory.