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Patch Set Carrying Offerings

Patch Set Carrying Offerings

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Carrying gifts of gratitude offering. The hare has both hands full with a big tiger 's fur. A frog has a lotus flower. They carry each in a formal and delicate, somewhat comical appearance.

"Choju-giga" ink painting, is said to be the oldest "manga" cartoons in Japan. It is a 4 volumes painting scroll of, personified animals such as frogs, foxes, monkeys, cats, etc.. One of the most famous scene, depict a hare and a frog sumo wrestling. The works said to be from the 12th-13th centuries, but details are unknown. There are various opinions in the interpretation of the scrolls contents.

  • 4 cm x 4,5 cm, 4 cm x 4,5 cm, 4 cm x 5 cm, 2,5 x 5 cm
  • 100% rayon
  • iron-on & stick-on
  • patches can be ironed onto cotton and polyester fabrics
  • made in Japan

 

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