A well carved ivory netsuke of a mokugyo, by Gyokushû. The handle in the shape of two dragons holding a pearl in their mouths, their scaly bodies rendered as a decorative pattern. En suite a miniature version of.
"An extremely amazing Mammoth Ivory netsuke of the Seven Lucky Gods (or Japan's 'Seven Gods of Fortune') Sailing in a Dragon Head Boat. The Master Carver succeeded in carving all seven lucky gods in a bottle gourd.