Musha Ningyo Warrior puppet - wood, silk - Minamoto no Yoshitsune ( 源 義経) - Japan - ca. 1910
Part of the traditional Gogatsu-ningyō display during Boys' Day (Tango-no-Sekku).
Puppet height: 43 cm
Width: 35 cm
Depth: 25 cm
Height: approx. 50 cm
Width: 42 cm
Depth: 33 cm
Very good condition, very beautiful copy, at the bottom of the quiver a piece of the wood is missing, but that is not visible, see pictures.
During the Genpei war between the Minamoto (under Yoritomo) and the Taira (under Taira no Kiyomori), Yoshitsune was the most important general. In 1184 he achieved a major victory at the battle of Ichinotani, and in 1185 the Taira clan was defeated after Yoshitsune's victory at the battle of Dan-no-ura.
The lot will be packaged with care and sent by registered post.
- Musha Ningyo Kriegerpuppe
- Holz, Seide
- Ca. 1910
- Herkunftsregion/ Herkunftsland
- Titel des Kunstwerks
- Minamoto no Yoshitsune ( 源 義経)
- Guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung
- 43×35×25 cm