ALL NETSUKE NOW 60% OFF. Netsuke are miniature sculptures that originated in 17th century Japan to serve as ornate fasteners for containers (pocket substitutes) that hung from kimono sashes. Netsuke evolved over time from being strictly functional, into objects of extraordinary craftsmanship and artistry. Today, some of the finest netsuke command prices in the thousands of dollars.The inexpensive yet faithful polystone reproductions that we offer can be found in some of the world's finest museum shops.
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