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Mon, Jun 5, 2023 02:00AM EDT - Fri, Jun 9, 2023 03:00PM EDT
Lot 171

Japanese Primitive Etched Bone Comb c. 19th C

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$25 $5
$50 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$25,000 $2,500
Featured in this lot is this Japanese primitive etched bone comb circa 19th century. The comb features a wonderfully and professionally crafted etched construction that shows beautiful circular designs that are connected into a larger pattern shown throughout the comb. The comb also features a traditional top ball attached to the top of the comb along with a trailing tassel that features white and black trade beads with a square bone medallion that is beautifully etched in a familiar pattern. The condition of this primitive bone comb is good with no obvious signs of damage but otherwise shows good overall condition. The measurements of this comb is 5 3/4" x 4 5/8" x 2 5/8".