Ivory netsuke - Goat

An ivory netsuke representing a goat (hitsuji or yagi in Japanese).
Japan

Period: Middle of Edo

signed Yoshitada

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An ivory netsuke representing a goat (hitsuji or yagi in Japanese). Goat is one of the twelve animals of the Chinese zodiac, symbolizing the eighth hour of the day (14h or 15h in Europe).Japan

Period: Middle of Edo

Signed Yoshitada

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