Squirrels in a Basket Ojime Button
Squirrels in a Basket Ojime Button

Squirrels in a Basket Ojime Button

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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.

Could also be mice.  Measures 28mm by 24mm by 24mm.

Product code 144.