Japanese Bronze Sculpture of a Rabbit
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Metalwork: Pre 1960: Item # 1194493
The Zentner Collection
5757 Horton Street, Emeryville, CA 94608 U.S.A.
|An interesting bronze sculpture of a rabbit with unusually long ears. Rabbits in Japan were long considered to be an auspicious symbol of the increase of good fortune. Additionally, in Shinto rabbits were believed to be messengers of Okuninushi no mikoto. Age: 20th century. Size: height 9.75" width 4" length 7.25"|