A Pair of large guardian sculptures  Kamakura period (1185-1333), 13th/14th century
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A Pair of large guardian sculptures
Kamakura period (1185-1333), 13th/14th century
US$ 50,000 - 70,000
£ 36,000 - 50,000

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A Pair of large guardian sculptures
Kamakura period (1185-1333), 13th/14th century
Modeled as the Rat and Hare, two of the Juni Shinsho (12 Divne Generals) standing on rocks, each of carved and assemble wood, shown dressed in Chinese-style armor, the hems of their garments and scarves flowing as if blown by wind, each bearing a fierce expression, the Hare guardian with a bronze crown decorated with colored stones, and rings on his cuirass, each with eyes inlaid in glass, each with traces of pigment
59in (88.9cm) high, the largest
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