Fantastic 19th C. Badminton Paddle,Elaborately Designed
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Dolls: Pre 1900: item # 626881
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|Meiji Period (circa 1890) Japanese Hago-ita (Battledore or Badminton) Paddle in its original display case. It is very rare to find one from this time period, especially with its original case. A deluxe example that is enhanced with three dimensional objects. We have never seen such a wonderful and elaborate Hago-ita. 26 inches 66 cm) tall with case. From a widely renowned and published collection that has been exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum and Japan Society.|