Here are some sold works and NFS items that Fumio has done.

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Kirin Netsuke 2020.   *Not for Sale

 Materials: Antique Elephant Ivory, Mother of Pearl

 Dimensions: 111mmH X 43mmW X 20mm D.     finished April 2020

Tuatara (Spiny Back) / Okimono, Necklace.       *available  at Coolstore Gallery in Mapua Wharf

 82mm X 78mm across, 48mm high , 185g

Carved from Deer Antler Crown, Inlaid Goat Horn Eyes

*one of the NZ's Icon, Tuatara with Silver Ferns on bottom.   Finished Oct 2020

Howling Kirin / 95mm

 Material: Deer Antler, Gold Leaf, Tortoise Shell

Ama(pearl and abalone diver) with Cuttlefish

 carved from Hippopotamus tooth with mother of pearl and goat horn inlay 

I had a piece of hippo tooth and wanted to make something nice. I looked at the well known Netsuke and loved it, so I tried.  *Not for sale

Kudari-Ryu / The Messenger from the Heaven

 Materials: Warthog Tusk, Goat Horn, Japanese URUSHI Lacquer

 125mm.        This is NOT a Netsuke.       finished in 2020.   *Not for Sale


 finished in Nov 2020,   Mammoth Ivory, Mother of Pearl 

Dragon Manju Netsuke.        finished Sep 2020

 Materials: Hippo Tooth, Maekanagu(Antique Brass Dragon for Tabaco Pouch) * Not for Sale


Baku / a Mythical Creature which devours Nightmares .          *Sold

 carved from Deer Antler 129mm L X 25mmW X 19mmD,  inlaid Goat horn eyes

 Dyed by Yasya and Japanese Sumi Ink

Happy Lucky Sparrow Couple 

 Material: Walnut, Goat Horn, Tortoise Shell 

Fumio's collection, Antique Netsuke
Fumio's collection, Antique Netsuke