Rootball is handle - 3.2cm across base approx - may have had Ferule / end cap at tip looks open / unfinished and has a recessed rim. From top - looks like panels and arches - may represent a building with flowers cascading down.Upper figure appears to be hurling rock down onto lower figure. The upper figure has no helmet but appears tyo wear Samurai style armour with short sword tucked in belt. Lower figure wears Samurai helmet with horns? Appears to be pointing behind him? May be some story behind scene?
Several vertical cracks to wood but dont appear to be an issue - nothing loose. Unfortunatley the photos do not do the carving justice - lovely tactile old item. AS STATED - all items are old / used.See other similar items listed. I try to describe item as I seem offering every fault. I post in under 3 days. All my items will be packaged in a manner that will prevent damage -see feedback. I always give discount on multiple wins or you can collect item. The item "Antique Japanese carved Bamboo cane with root ball carved with Samurai figures" is in sale since Tuesday, August 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Walking Sticks/Canes". The seller is "2000alfaalfa" and is located in Ashford. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, Russian federation.