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Hand-carved Boxwood Elephant Button in the Ojime Tradition

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This hand carved button from boxwood was inspired by antique Japanese ojime beads.  Ojime are the sliding bead on the cord of the inro box worn by a geisha.  Contemporary Chinese master carvers take up to four hours to make just one ojime button.  These buttons are also known as Japanese buttons or Chinese buttons.

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

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This hand carved button from boxwood was inspired by antique Japanese ojime beads.  Ojime are the sliding bead on the cord of the inro box worn by a geisha.  Contemporary Chinese master carvers take up to four hours to make just one ojime button.  These buttons are also known as Japanese buttons or Chinese buttons.

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

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Additional info

UPC: 612520737054
Availability: Usually ships within 24 hours of order, Monday through Friday.
Width: 5.000
Height: 2.000
Depth: 7.000
Gift wrapping: Options available
Shipping: Calculated at Checkout