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Antique Japanese Mingei Shinto Ema Wooden Plaque 4

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1900: Item # 1194935

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Late Edo - Early Meiji period, Mid 19th century

Shinto worshipper's wooden plaque for the shrine, called "Ema" (lit. 'Horse Picture'), painted with parent and child horses in the white mirage.
Pure folk Shinto-Graffiti with aesthetic maturity. approx. 21.3 x 18.1 x 0.8cm (8.4 x in, 7.1in, 0.3in)