A Fine Full Set/Wood Carved Snapper Cross-Piece for Tea Kettle/ Pot:
Japan, 19th century
This full set of a large hard wood carved snapper crosspiece and a long iron pole covered in a solid/thick bamboo with an iron hanger and hook is a very rare for tea or cook preparing utensils.
This carved snapper crosspiece is a main part of devices for suspension for a kettle or cooking pot over a fire in a Japanese home. It is now worn itself with aged use and the surface has a black wax for conser ...click for details
A Fine/Large Wood Carved Carp Cross-Piece for Tea Kettle/Cooking Pot:
Japan, 19th -Early 20th Century,
This is an unusual large hard wood carved carp-shape crosspiece for a pothook adjuster.
This carp crosspiece was part of a device for suspension of a kettle or cook pot over a fire in a Japanese home. It is now worn itself and the surface has a black wax for conservation itself,
and it strings hemp rope and iron hook. This carp was carved so realistic and good preserved.
It is in very fi ...click for details