Hand-carved Boxwood Buttons in the Ojime Tradition

Nepal Exports Ltd. $16.00

These hand-carved boxwood buttons are inspired by antique Japanese ojime beads.  Ojime are the sliding bead on the cord of the inro box worn by a geisha.  These ojime buttons are hand-carved by contemporary Chinese master-carvers, who take up to four hours to make each one.

They range in size from ¾ to 1 inch.

The alligator button measures 15mm by 33mm by 17mm.

The bat button measure 25mm by 25mm by 12mm.

The bunny button measures 19mm by 23mm by 16mm.

The dragon button measures 31mm by 27mm by 21mm.

The elephant button measures 22mm by 24mm by 20mm.

The frog button measures 19mm by 25mm by 12mm.

The horse button measures 27mm by 31mm by 17mm.

The mermaid button measures 30mm by 21mm by 17mm.

The owl button measures 24mm by 24mm by 20mm.

The rooster button measures 22mm by 26mm by 16mm.

The swan button measures 26mm by 21mm by 14mm.

The turtle button measures 17mm by 38mm by 20mm. 

The turtle ball button measures 24mm by 24mm by 21mm.

 

 

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These hand-carved boxwood buttons are inspired by antique Japanese ojime beads.  Ojime are the sliding bead on the cord of the inro box worn by a geisha.  These ojime buttons are hand-carved by contemporary Chinese master-carvers, who take up to four hours to make each one.

They range in size from ¾ to 1 inch.

The alligator button measures 15mm by 33mm by 17mm.

The bat button measure 25mm by 25mm by 12mm.

The bunny button measures 19mm by 23mm by 16mm.

The dragon button measures 31mm by 27mm by 21mm.

The elephant button measures 22mm by 24mm by 20mm.

The frog button measures 19mm by 25mm by 12mm.

The horse button measures 27mm by 31mm by 17mm.

The mermaid button measures 30mm by 21mm by 17mm.

The owl button measures 24mm by 24mm by 20mm.

The rooster button measures 22mm by 26mm by 16mm.

The swan button measures 26mm by 21mm by 14mm.

The turtle button measures 17mm by 38mm by 20mm. 

The turtle ball button measures 24mm by 24mm by 21mm.

 

 

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Availability: Usually ships within 24 hours of order, Monday through Friday.
Width: 6.000
Height: 2.000
Depth: 9.000
Gift wrapping: Options available
Shipping: Calculated at Checkout