In fundame gold lacquer ground with hiramaki-e and takamaki-e decoration in gold, red and black lacquer of crows perched on a pine tree in the setting sun. Interior in nashiji lacquer. Some wear and scratches due to use.
Signed Kajikawa and red seal in the shape of a pot.
H. 9 cm.
Crows are considered the messengers of the gods. They form a very frequent ornament in the architecture of temples dedicated to the gods of Kuma-no. These gods particularly employing crows to pot their messages ... (Koji-Hoten).
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