Kyoyaki kougou incense box - early spring
Decorative incense box, depicting a typical Japanese scene. Plum blossoms over a stream, against a backdrop of snowy mountains, hint at the coming of spring. The sides are decorated with sometsuke crosses overlaid with gold strokes and the interior also features gold brushstrokes resembling tall grass in keeping with the spring theme. A compact piece of artistry drawing from years of tradition.
Handmade by craftsman Shunzan of Kyoto, Japan
Size Approx. : 7cm x 6cm / 2.7"x2.3"
height: 9.5cm /3.7"
US$77.00 - (Shipping charges not included)