Daikoku Jizai Hook, Japan, Meiji Period

Description

Massive jizai hook, Daikoku style. This impressive sculptural object most probably graced a farmer's farmhouse over an irori with an equally large pot or teapot. Beautiful patina. Keyaki wood, Meiji period.  Measures 14" x 4" x 17".  

 



Collections: Art Objects, FOLK ART, Mingei