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Mandarin - Orange

Discussions, identification and analysis of the different types of vegetable and fruit used in Netsuke
OldKappa
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Postby OldKappa » Sun Dec 20, 2009 7:51 pm

Thanks RAF for reminding me of this forgotten netsuke.

Here is a whole dried mandarin that needs a lot of TLC (5.6x2.7cm).
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RAF
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Postby RAF » Sun Dec 20, 2009 8:01 pm


This is the material thread, so here's an item I had a number of years ago, and it was certainly made of an unusual material--dried orange peel. Light as a feather. Not sure I've seen another orange peel one around.
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