Antique Stones Japan
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Antique Stones Japan
Square tachigata-style lantern sculpted in six parts from a high-quality granite. Mid-Edo Period ca. 1750. Excellent condition, with only very minor old loss. Heavy lichen accumulation especially on the two upper parts, i.e., the kasa (roof) and ornamental hoju (sacred jewel) configuration.

Height: 144 cm.

A notably handsome square lantern with rounded column featuring a distinctively styled upper ornament comprising a sacred jewel partially protruding from an upthrusting lotus-form dais, the original six-part ensemble fully intact and in admirable condition despite significant age.

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1700 item #1306905 (stock #655)
Antique Stones Japan
Gorinto (5-tiered stupa) sculpted in one piece from a gray-hued basalt. Late-Muromachi Period ca. 1550. Minor old loss. Slight lichen and moss accumulation.

Height: 48 cm
Width: 15 cm
Depth: 15 cm

A sizable, handsome gorinto with good age.