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An image of Figure of Daikokuten (The God of Plenty) (okimono) by Unknown

Unknown

(Japan  – )

Title
Figure of Daikokuten (The God of Plenty) (okimono)
Place of origin
Japan
Year
20th century
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
carved ivory
Dimensions

17.5 x 9.8 x 9.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, ink [incised] "Sei [in a form of square seal]". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
Accession number
7159.53
Location
Not on display
Further information

This figure of Daikokuten, the God of Plenty, is depicted standing on bales of rice holding a magic mallet and carrying a sack of treasure.