Compass and sundial. (Sold)
A copper netsuke with spring closure opening in two halves with portable compass (hobari) protected by glass and sundial (hidokei).
The copper body is engraved with foliage and fitted with a suspension loop on the outside.
The inside silvered and engraved with the zodiacal characters.
3,5 x 3,5 cm.
Item no. N 168