A vintage Japanese hand carved wood Okimono turtle, tortoise sculpture with a stand. It features an impressive turtle figure that is perched on a stand. The wood carver has skillfully created a design that appears to have a textural quality, with various patterns and intricate lines. The workmanship is excellent. The stand is footed and it has a wavy wood grain. The wood is made of cedar and it has an aged patina. This item dates to 1970. On the front of the stand it marked with the artist's signature in Japanese calligraphy. The turtle figure measures approx. 9 7/8" height, 4 3/4" length and 2 1/4" wide. The stand measures approx. 9 1/2" height, 5 1/4" length and 2" depth.
The condition of this item is very good, with minimal wear and without any visible cracks or chips.
Vintage Japanese Hand Carved Wood Okimono Turtle Tortoise Sculpture With Stand, Artist Signed