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Tanuki Kōro, Japanese Granite Incense Burner


  • Tanuki Kōro, Japanese Granite Incense Burner - YO07010110
  • Tanuki Kōro, Japanese Granite Incense Burner - YO07010110
  • Tanuki Kōro, Japanese Granite Incense Burner - YO07010110
  • Tanuki Kōro, Japanese Granite Incense Burner - YO07010110
  • Tanuki Kōro, Japanese Granite Incense Burner - YO07010110

Item description - YO07010110
Burning incense is a very common phenomenon in Japan. It is seen as a spiritual act and a sign of respect. Most people use incense burners, Kōro (香炉) in Japanese, for this. These incense burners need to be filled with sand or ash, after which the incense can be put in.

This massive incense burner is shaped like a Tanuki, also known as a Japanese raccoon dog. According to Japanese mythology, Tanuki are able to shapeshift into other creatures or even objects. The particular incense burner is based on this, a Tanuki that shapeshifted into an incense burner.

Specifications
• Origin: Nagoya, Aichi prefecture
• Material: Gray Granite (灰色御影石)
• Age: Meiji Period

Shipping info
Yokoso Japanese Gardens delivers worldwide from door to door. The shipping costs are highly dependent on the delivery location and the size of the order. Please specify your address when placing an order so we can calculate the proper shipping costs. We will then send you a detailed quotation of the total costs. Based on this, you are completely free to decide if you want to finalize the order.

Models and sizes     | Show extra info...

Model: Length: Width: Height: Price:
YO07010110 27 cm 35 cm 22 cm Eur 750.00

750.00





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