Japanese whist marker with Shibayama decoration Meiji period (1868 - 1912)
Whist marker with Shibayama decoration late 19th century early 20th century. The body is in wood, decorated with flowers and a golden butterfly. The keys are ivory, probably from Japan. They rise up. They are decorated with mother-of-pearl inlays with insect and bird motifs from the Meiji period (1868-1912).
It is a very nice piece for an Asian art collector or for decoration in your living room.