Large carved wooden sculpture of Shôki 鍾馗

Price:  600,00

Very well and detailed carved large wooden sculpture of the deity Shôki 鍾馗. Shôki has a strong facial expression as he draws his sword and steps forward.

Shôki is a deity in Chinese and Japanese mythology. Traditionally regarded as a vanquisher of ghosts and evil beings and reputedly able to command 80,000 demons, his image is often painted on household gates as a guardian spirit as well as in places of business where high-value goods are involved (From Wikipedia).

Height 57.5 cm, Width 29 cm, Depth 26 cm.
Weight 7.85 kg

Period: Early Showa (1930’s)

In overall in good original condition. Please look at the photos for a condition reference.

Ref. No. : 200950


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