Description The kashira is decorated with a rabbit running over waves. According to folklore, female rabbits conceived by doing this on the eighteenth day of the eight month. One menuki is in the shape of a hawk and the other is shaped like in monkey hiding in a rock. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquistion unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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