Netsuke - Wood - Samurai - Samurai kills a Tanuki - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)

Description
Netsuke - Wood - Samurai - Samurai kills a Tanuki - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)
Very good condition, see description - 46×24×15 mm

Very fine and detailed carving of this dramatic subject, The story where a famous heroe kills a dangerous Tanuki (mythological being similar to a racoon)
Mid 19th c.
Hight 4,6 cm.
Provenience: Old Japanese collection
Very good condition and nice patina by much wearing

Well packed and sent with Deutsche Post registered and insured

Lot details
Object
Netsuke
Material
Wood
Period
Edo Period (1600-1868)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Theme/ depiction
Samurai
Title of artwork
Samurai kills a Tanuki
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
46×24×15 mm
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