Japanese Gourd Art Wall Hanging
Japanese gourd art wall hanging, depicting 3 young Japanese females with long plaited hair and traditional dress playing a jumping game using a board balanced on a log. It is fashioned from half of a 13.5 inch gourd that is suspended from decoratively knotted red and gold cord. Suspended from the bottom of the gourd is more decoratively knotted red and gold cord and about 20 inches of red fringe. The total height of the piece, including the cording, is about 54 inches. The gourd artist utilized wood burning, carving and subtle paint hues to create the piece. Around the central image are 5 carved symbols. The origin and age of this lovely estate piece is unknown. It is finely crafted and in very good condition. Please refer to the 4 photographs for appearance and condition. Shipping / packaging will be $11.00.
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