Japanese Jizai on Stand (Ebisu type)
- Item Category: Antiquities
- Date Posted: Oct 12, 2010
Japan 19th Century – Late Edo (1603-1868) to early Meiji period (1868-1912) Antique Japanese Jizai (hearth hook which was suspended from a ceiling beam to support a hanging kettle over an open fire – also referred to as a kettle hook). Measurements Height: 24.25 in. Depth: 7 7/8 Width/length: 13.5 in. Specifications Number of items: 1 Materials/Techniques: Waxed Keyaki wood (zelkova). Wood and metal base.