Price

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Japanese bronze Tanuki in the guise of a Buddhist priest, wrapped in a cloak over a mokugyo instrument, signed with incised characters under the base Hideaki saku 秀明作, Meiji Period.

The Tanuki 狸 (Japanese raccoon dog) is a legendary animal with magical powers capable of shape shifting into objects or human form. 
Mischievous in nature, its long tail is used to wrap itself into a bundle and hide, or to baffle its enemies.

Dimensions

H 9 cm x W 18 cm x D11 cm

Price

£5500.00

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  • Since 1918, BADA has been the leading association for the antiques and fine art trade
  • Members are elected for their knowledge, integrity and quality of stock
  • Our clients are protected by BADA’s code of conduct
  • Our dealers’ membership is reviewed and renewed annually
  • Bada.org is a non-profit site: clients deal directly with members and they pay no hidden fees
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