A Splendid Set of Six 1920`s Japanese Engraved & Tinted Ivory Circular Hand-Carved Buttons Each Depicting a Lion`s Head
Period: Early Twentieth Century
Diameter: 2.4 cm
The well detailed circular ball buttons tinted in black and red each with fastening loops verso showing six individual lions heads with differing expressions portraying indifference, grumpiness and a mighty roar.
The buttons remain in superb order, complete with loops and with no chips or cracks and are immensely tactile.
Whimsical buttons for the whimsical gent.