Wooden netsuke – Tanuki


Wooden netsuke representing a  tanuki  (badger).


Period: middle of edo

signed Minko

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Wooden netsuke representing a  tanuki . The tanuki is a sort of raccoon in Japanese legends, it has supernatural and magic powers, it can for example transform itself. It is the subject of many legends and look for the bad shots whenever it can .


Period : middle of Edo

Signed Minko

Galerie Espace 4

9 rue Mazarine
75006 Paris – France
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