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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1336054 (stock #J367)
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$280.00
Wooden shishi-gashira (lion's head) which is worn in the ritual performance of shishimai (lion dance) in the festivals or on the New Year's Day. Shishimai is originated in China which mimics the movement of the lion, however it is the imaginary lion. This one comes with cotton cloth for the lion dance with letters Showa 29 (1954) and the name of the person who made it or dedicated it to a shrine. In good condition but the coth has much damage. W:23cm L:13.5cm H:18cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #1224989 (stock #J257)
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$40.00
Wooden figure of Tosa-inu (Tosa dog) representing Yokozuna (grand champion of sumo ). Tosa is located in Kochi prefecture in Shikoku district. In good condition except for some dirt in the ropes. 20th century. W:10.3cm x H:10.3cm D:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1101527 (stock #J167)
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$280.00
This is a very cute woodwork dog by Himi Kodo ( 1906~1975 ) who was a holder of important intangible cultural property of woodwork and designated as a living national treasure in 1970. His main works are small furniture and an animal wood sculpture is rather rare. The exact year is not clear. In excellent condition with a wood box. The size of the bottom:12cm x 7.5cm Height:13cm