Large Japanese Ceramic Tanuki Garden Statue


Large Japanese tanuki statue from Shigaraki, mid 20th century.

42cm x 30cm x 71cm

Availability: 1 in stock

Japanese tanuki, also known as raccoon dogs, are a species of small animal found in Japan. Within Japanese folklore, tanuki have been suggested to be mischievous and jolly masters of disguise and shapeshifting, and are common subjects in art and statues.

Dimensions42 × 30 × 71 cm