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  • Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidoro, Stone Lantern - YO01020007
  • Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidoro, Stone Lantern - YO01020007
  • Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidoro, Stone Lantern - YO01020007
  • Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidoro, Stone Lantern - YO01020007
  • Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidoro, Stone Lantern - YO01020007

Item description - YO01020007 Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidoro, Stone Lantern - Stone lanterns, Ishidōrō (石灯籠) in Japanese, are without a doubt the most characteristic part of the traditional Japanese garden. The phenomenon originated from China more than a thousand years ago, from there it spread to Korea and eventually was integrated into Japanese culture as well. All Japanese holy sites, such as Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines, use stone lanterns as sacred light sources. During the 16th century, stone lanterns became very popular among Japanese tea masters and they were used to light the path through the tea garden leading towards the tea house. Ever since then, one or multiple stone lanterns are featured in almost every traditional Japanese garden.

A stone lantern is made up of multiple independent parts that need to be carefully stacked on top of each other to create a perfectly balanced lantern. The different parts are from top to bottom:
• Hōju/Hōshu (宝珠) - The jewel at the top of the lantern
• Ukebana (請花) - The foundation of the jewel
• Kasa (笠) - The umbrella which protects the fire box from harsh weather conditions
• Hibukuro (火袋) - The fire box
• Chūdai (中台) - The platform of the fire box
• Sao (竿) - The post
• Kiso (基礎) - The foundation
• Kidan (基壇) - The base platform

The Eitoku-ji Gata Ishidōrō (永徳寺型石灯籠) is characterized by square block-like appearance. The type originated from the Eitoku-ji temple in Ōzu, Ehime prefecture, which it was also named after.

Specifications
• Origin: China
• Material: Silver-grey granite
• Age: Replica

Model and sizes

Model: Length: Width: Height: Price:
YO01020007 53 cm 53 cm 97 cm € 1750.00

EUR: 1750.00  ≈  EUR:  1750.00


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