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PNC 206

WOOD OKIMONO OF A FROG, SIGNED

A small boxwood okimono of an adult frog carrying a sack of small frogs.
Signed: Gyokuseki
Japanese, 19th century
Height: 1.8 ins (4.5 cms)
The subject of this carving is an allusion to the responsibility of parents to protect their children.

REF: PNC/206