Dragon King

Carved wood netsuke (toggle for cords of suspended pouch or container) in the form of the Dragon King, style of Shizan. Polychromed cypress wood depicting grotesque human figure holding bowl in proper right hand from which clouds and serpent emerge.
Additional Information: netsuke; Asian; figure
Category Netsuke
Reference Number 00849
Maker/Artist Japan
Materials Carved wood
Measurements 9.20 x 3.40 x 2.60 cm
Time Period Late 18th century


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