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Updated: 8 Feb 2023


Antique Fenghuang motif Incense Burner


Title: Two Fenghuang Kouro

Maker: Kyo Kinko Shi (Metalworker in Kyoto Prefecture)
Material: Silver

Two fenghuang are engraved on this Kouro. They have elegant and gorgeous appearance. Fenghuang is called Houou in Japanese. Houou is a member of four fantasy animals which is called “Shirei” with Kirin (Qilin), Kame (Turtle) and Ryu (Dragon)and it’s a god beast looks like a combination of chicken and peacock. It was considered an auspicious sign, and it was believed that Houou would show up when the brilliant emperor appeared. People appreciate its graceful shape in Japan.

Size Weight
11 cm×10.3 cm 775 g

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SKU: IB-02 Categories: ,

Title: Two Fenghuang Kouro

  inscribed a letter “銀” which means silver
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 Samurai Museum is located in Tokyo, Japan, exhibiting antique artifacts related to the Samurai history. Samurai Museum Shop is the place for those who are interested in Japanese culture and craftsmanship. We deal with antique Samurai swords/armor, traditional crafts made in Japan and so on.

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【Shipping duration】
 We normally ship via EMS (Express Mail Service) provided by Japan Post. It usually takes at least 5-14 days to deliver the package after you place an order. We will use DHL instead for those who ordered from Canada or Australia as EMS temporarily stops shipping to these countries due to COVID-19. We offer Free International Shipping as long as we can ship your order by either EMS or DHL (Australia, Canada only). If you prefer other shipping carriers, please contact us.  

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【How to make sure the condition】
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