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Japanese Bronze Vase with Rabbit Design

Raised rabbit jumping over waves, a reference to a Japanese fable (called the Hare of Inaba) in which a rabbit tricks sharks into helping him cross the ocean to get to an island. Seal on the bottom and signature on original box read: Bei Sai. Minor dents as shown, priced accordingly.

Period
c. 1850
Origin
Japan
Dimensions
9" h x 7" diam
22.9cm h x 17.8cm diam
Item #
NA1699

Pricing

$2,500