A boxwood carving netsuke in a classic mushroom shape with very fine detailing.
Mushrooms are associated with the natural beauty of the forest. They are considered a good-luck symbol. Finding a mushroom is considered to be very lucky and means good fortune is at hand.
This netsuke has the signature mark of Yamada.
Provenance: The Avery Brundage Collection
Date: 19th C
Dimensions: 2″ X 1.5″ X 1.5″