This is a vintage miniature clam shell diorama. This Anabori Netsuke style folk art clam shell diorama includes a spinning water wheel, a Pagoda, bridge, boat, person, bonsai and flowers. Its hand painted. The top shell is beautifully hand carved with an intricate detailed dragon. The bottom shell has two little shells that serve as feet. The shell has a wonderful patina. This captivating little scene is in excellent condition. Circa 1940's. Free shipping.
Height- 2 1/2" 3 1/2" × 3"
Vintage Clam Shell Miniature Diorama Circa 1940's