Sold for £260
Small crack to blade near handle, pictured. Some scuffs to surface. Two inlays missing.
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY JAPANESE SHIBAYAMA IVORY PAGE TURNER,
the handle modelled as a mythical figure holding aloft the upper section of the page turner, the bladed section inset with mother of pearl and other insects and painted with trees, 30.5cm long
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