Carved human figure depicting a Japanese man in kimono, ivory, maker unknown, Japan, 1850-1950.
A human figure carved from ivory. The ornament or okimono depicts a standing man wearing a short kimono and loose pants bound at the ankles. The man is holding a long bamboo pole with the base of the stick resting on the ground. The man has a rope looped over his right hand and is looking up over his left shoulder.