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Netsuke in the form of a hare scratching its chin with its right hind leg

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson

Japanese, Edo period, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 4.8 x 2.5 cm (1 1/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

18.221b

Medium or Technique

Carved and heavily stained ivory with eyes inlaid in dark horn

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro