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Antique Japanese Mingei Shinto Ema Wooden Plaque 2

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1900: Item # 1194931

Please refer to our stock # 180 when inquiring.

Late Edo - Early Meiji period, Mid 19th century

Shinto worshipper's wooden plaque for the shrine, called "Ema" (lit. 'Horse Picture'), painted with white horses of parent and child in the profound mirage.
Pure folk Shinto-Graffiti with aesthetic maturity. approx. 21.4 x 19 x 1cm (8.4 x in, 7.5in, 0.4in)