Bronze owl

A bronze okimono of an owl, constructed in two sections, the short-eared owl (detachable) perched on a tree branch with its head cocked quizzically to the right and its wings folded at its sides; signed on one side of the branch Seimin chu within a rectangular reserve, by Murata Seimin (1761-1837)
Height : 26cm – length : 26cm (10¼in x 10¼in)
Edo period (1603-1868)