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Subject:Chinese? Japanese? Seal/Stamp
Posted By: Jack Thu, Jun 14, 2018 IP: 2a02:c7d:2a2d:7500:6

I have owned this item for a long time...I think it is a seal.
I purchased simply because I enjoy the colours and design. I think my questions are threefold:
My ignorance of languages means I do not know whether this is Chinese or Japanese in origin (I suspect the former).
What does the text on the elephant's saddle and base say?
What is the likely material? It fits nicely into my hand and is pretty heavy - I suspect it may be white in colour (like the tusks) before being decorated.
Thank you again, for any help you can offer.








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