A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects

A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects
A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects
A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects
A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects
A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects
A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects

A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects
A very nice old example of a Janpanese spelter & bone whist marker. Each of the eight working tabs is decorated with a different inlaid insect. The central area shows cranes amid foliage. It is in very good condition considering it's age but there is rubbing to the top as shown in photos 1/2 &3. It measures 9.5cms x 5.5cms. The item "A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects" is in sale since Sunday, January 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Metalware\Bronze". The seller is "4530joyce" and is located in Farnborough. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Cambodia, Macao, Philippines, Viet nam.
A Japanese Meiji period spelter & bone Shibayama whist marker. Inlaid insects