NG92110 Japanese Hagoita (battledore), a decorated display baton for shuttlecock, crafted of a thick piece of kiri (Paulownia) painted on one side of a pine tree and sun and the backside in relief fabric application in a raised design of the male role of Ataka Benkei from the kabuki play Kajincho (The Subscription Scroll). Minor discoloration and glue adhesions on painted side otherwise fine condition. 21-3/4” High. Early 20th Century. $250.


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