I scanned this one both sides to show the articulated construction. Its the earliest piece I have made of ox bone and tortoise shell showing the praying priest with a boner. The figure's right leg protrudes further becoming his penis (and spoon) while his left leg is sharp to a point possible used as a cleaner or (his other) prick?
Styling is surely 18th century cloistered clothing . . .
Very sweet object 90mm H - Urban_Archaeology Collection.
This lass is obviously a dancing flapper type of the c1920s era with both of her hands dished as small spoons, maybe for snuff but in that era it was more uppers & downers + the odd cocaine . . . delightful piece, here's the other side.
I scanned the net for offerings of these items and only found one c1900 Japanese Geisha girl very similar to the one above.