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Japanese Antiques186 of 398Japanese cork carvingAntique Oil Painting of My Great Grandmother Chie, Done  by My Great Grandfather
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Posted 2 years ago

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Zowie
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I believe it to be Japanese its amazing how fine they can trim the cork to get the finest of pictures. It is something they have been doing for a long time. The more I look the more I see & find it hard to believe that it isn't more damaged. Has anyone have a idea how old it is please, if so thank you in advance. Have a great day.

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  1. Zowie Zowie, 2 years ago
    Thank you for the help & loving it as I do also not seen in this condition much anymore
  2. ATTWOOD ATTWOOD, 2 years ago
    I have a collection of these in various sizes.It is hard to age asses them as they still make them now and they all look similar.Yes I am amazed at the work in these
  3. Zowie Zowie, 2 years ago
    Hi ATTWOOD these I think you will find are original as the age that shows & they are so finr in detail one day may find out approximatley worth of item. Them you never know I may just pull them & put on the market not just yet need to learn more. Did you see the second one. Slightly different era.
  4. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 19 days ago
    And here's the other Chinese cork carving, beautiful! Much larger than mine, too! :)
  5. Zowie Zowie, 13 days ago
    I see you found them both they look good up close so finely done

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