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Vegetable ivory

Discussions, identification and analysis of the different types of vegetable and fruit used in Netsuke
JimLewis
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Postby JimLewis » Sun Feb 25, 2007 6:20 pm

At a Japanese cultural festival in Florida recently, a friend saw a booth selling carvings (unknown if they were netsuke) made from "vegetable ivory."...login to view the rest of this post
Jim Lewis - lewisjk@alltel.net - Western NC - [font=8]People, when Columbus discovered this country, it was plumb full of nuts and berries. And I'm right here to tell you the berries are just about all gone. Uncle Dave Macon, old-time country musician[/font]

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