R107. Fuchi Kashira, Great Herons in Flight
R107. Boxed fuchi kashira of great herons in reeds and in flight: Brass or bronze (yellow copper?), fine textured surface with shakudo, gold, and silver inlay. This is Nara School work. High quality carving, a 1st class set. The inside dimensions of the fuchi are 1.8 x 2.95 x 1.4cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is .75 x 2.9 cm. Condition is excellent. Was $450, now $295.