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by AFNetsuke
Wed May 23, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Euronetsuke Fest 2018: 11th - 13th May 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 3459

Re: Euronetsuke Fest 2018: 11th - 13th May 2018

Thanks for showing more great pieces, Peter.
Please tell me Jay didn't nap through the handling. :lol: .
Maybe exhausted from keeping up with you guys in the pubs.
by AFNetsuke
Wed May 23, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Authenticity
Topic: Hello all~! Can anyone identify these 3 Antique Netsukes?
Replies: 2
Views: 36

Re: Hello all~! Can anyone identify these 3 Antique Netsukes?

The subjects of these masks are Okina (old man), Okame, and Hannya. I'm not so sure about calling them antique or the inscribed signatures though. The demon one looks newest to me but they may have all come from the same shop.
by AFNetsuke
Fri May 18, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Collector's Gallery
Topic: Chon's Reflections
Replies: 263
Views: 24378

Re: Chon's Reflections

And we will look forward to that article!
by AFNetsuke
Tue May 15, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Coffee Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Fabio
Replies: 4
Views: 110

Happy Birthday Fabio

Wishing you a happy 69th. Several of us old folks are right on your heels agewise. Have a great birthday!
by AFNetsuke
Mon May 14, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Euronetsuke Fest 2018: 11th - 13th May 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 3459

Re: Euronetsuke Fest 2018: 11th - 13th May 2018

Roy, Jan, sounds like you all had a splendid time thanks in no small part to Martyn's organization of this event. Thanks for your reports.
by AFNetsuke
Mon May 14, 2018 3:30 am
Forum: Coffee Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Oli Moss
Replies: 0
Views: 65

Happy Birthday Oli Moss

I hope those Euronetsuke members in London knew a celebration was in order. Meantime I'll open another evening beer and toast to your good health and success with the family business.
by AFNetsuke
Sun May 13, 2018 12:39 am
Forum: Europe
Topic: Euronetsuke Fest 2018: 11th - 13th May 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 3459

Re: Euronetsuke Fest 2018: 11th - 13th May 2018

OK, Euronetsuke attendees, it's time to share some of your adventures in and around London this weekend. Jan and Martyn showed the other mods a few pics and the BM handling session looked like a dream. I'm ready to see some social pics of you merrymakers. And a special thanks to Neil Holton for the ...
by AFNetsuke
Sat May 12, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Sagemono Types
Topic: What is this and what does it say?
Replies: 5
Views: 134

Re: What is this and what does it say?

Andi, I'm happy you found your way to the forum. We met you briefly at a chapter meeting in San Francisco. Sorry we aren't providing you a lot of information but please share back with us here if you learn more about the readings.
by AFNetsuke
Sat May 12, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Modern Tourist Souvenir Netsuke & Netsuke-like Objects
Topic: Help identify - woman carrying monkey
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: Help identify - woman carrying monkey

Hello, Alan. It sounds like you've already read the standard Moderator reply for NLOs and your suspician has been confirmed. Some people would consider items from four or five decades ago to be pretty old but we still consider these modern NLOs. Sorry for the disappointment but you can keep them as ...
by AFNetsuke
Fri May 11, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Sagemono Types
Topic: What is this and what does it say?
Replies: 5
Views: 134

Re: What is this and what does it say?

The "red substance" is probably seal paste. Others may comment on the translation of characters on your inro.

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