Tengu Hatching from an Egg

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Wood with red lacquer
Dimensions: H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); W. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); L.1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification: Netsuke
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.1027

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