Asian Tribal Art - Jizai Hook, Japan

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Jizai hearth hook, J type
Keyaki wood (elm)
20" (53.3 cm) high, 16" (40.6 cm) wide, 6" (15.2 cm) thick, weight 36 lbs.
Meiji Period
Jizai in this J form are also called ebisu, so named after one of the seven Gods of Fortune.


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