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Wooden cart of Shinto god’s vehicle

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1980: Item # 1335280

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Vintage cart of the sacred horse (or cow) made of wood (or straw) as the the vehicle of Shinto god, used as a float for the local festival praying for children's sound health or etc., which is the traditional votive custom seen in some local places in Japan until today. Showa period, 20th century. approx. 55.8 x 37 x 6.8cm (21.96 x 14.56 x 2.67in)

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