Netsuke "Mammoth"

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Project by MariyaArts posted 02-03-2012 08:41 PM 2243 views 6 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For all , who love the world of miniatures.

Material: Boxwood
Measurements: high: 1.38”(3.5cm) length: 1.57”(4cm) width:0.79”(2cm)


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#1 posted 02-03-2012 08:46 PM

You are an inspiration! Thanks for sharing.

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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#2 posted 02-03-2012 09:04 PM

another outstanding carving great job.

-- wood crafting & classes

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#3 posted 02-03-2012 09:36 PM

some reason I really like mammoths, and this is great! -nice job

-- Kevin, Indiana

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#4 posted 02-03-2012 10:07 PM

Fantastic work!
As a big collector of netsuke yours is fantastic,would you ponder the idea of selling that work,would love to add it to my collection….. Thanks again. Shinju

-- enjoy, be well and enjoy life with all around you

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#5 posted 02-03-2012 10:21 PM

Thank you very much!
Sorry, but this little mammoth was ordering and already flew to Florida.


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#6 posted 02-03-2012 10:29 PM

That is great. You are about to inspire me to try this myself. Where in Florida is he headed?

-- -Sam - FL- "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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#7 posted 02-03-2012 10:41 PM

Sorry for error, now I checked the address , exactly this mammoth is in San Francisco, CA .


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#8 posted 02-04-2012 12:20 AM

Wonderful work.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#9 posted 02-04-2012 12:22 AM

that is really kool, and small, wow! do u use those nails to carve with??? jus kiddin.. your carvings are awesome

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#10 posted 02-04-2012 01:05 AM

It never fails! Your work is always a pleasure to see and enjoy!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

#11 posted 02-04-2012 10:38 AM

Very interesting work !!!


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#12 posted 02-04-2012 02:52 PM

Another Beautiful piece!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#13 posted 02-04-2012 09:02 PM

you have a wonderful gift!

--,the best teacher is repetition.

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#14 posted 02-05-2012 12:51 AM

Fabulous! I have a thing for Mammoths too.. this is just marvelous..

-- Jen ~ Happiness is being covered in sawdust.

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#15 posted 02-05-2012 12:19 PM

Ichi ban netsuke, Mariya-san. Arigato gozimasu for sharing.

the little gaijin

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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