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Japanese Antique "Minka" House Stone Lantern, Hand Carved Granite, Fine Quality

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From our recent Japanese Acquisitions Travels. Here's a beautiful and unique way to accent your indoor or outdoor garden space with this treasure from Japan! This is a two-piece carving in solid granite of one of Japan's great historic architectural forms - the minka or Kusaya farmhouse crafted as a wonderful and useful stone lantern. Hand carved from solid granite and sourced from an old Japanese garden, it measures 18 inches high and 18 inches wide, is portable (two pieces) This is a fine quality example with an amazingly detailed roof line - visually beautiful and appealing. Many of our customers place oil candles inside the main section making a romantic and enjoyable decorative accent for entertaining friends and family. It's a perfect choice for your indoor or outdoor garden space. Notice the very nice patina from age. This lantern is one-of-a-kind and comes from an old Northern Kyoto Japanese garden. Lifetime guarantee of authenticity. All our Asian works of art are accompanied by our lifetime guarantee of authenticity.  

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1915
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 18 in. x Dm 14 in.H 45.72 cm x Dm 35.56 cm
  • Diameter
    14 in. (35.56 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Shelburne, VT
  • Reference Number
    LU1289216324142
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