O2800 RARE SHINTO PRIEST'S KAN-NUSHI SET, EBOSHI HAT, SHAKU WOODEN STICK, BOX
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Early Showa Era 1926-1988
Height 6 inches ( 15.2 cms )
Length 9 inches ( 22.8 cms )
Length 15 1/2 inches ( 39.4 cms )
Very Good for the age, see description and photos.
This is a rare Kan-Nushi Set, Shinto Priest's wear, consisting of Eboshi Hat and Shaku Wooden Stick. The hat comes in the original wooden box, the tie cords were missing and have been replaced. The Eboshi hat is made of fine silk with bamboo struts and the tie is made from rolled paper. It comes with replacement tie. Edge of eboshi is covered with lacquer although this has cracked and come off in parts, see photo. Wonderful collector's item, rare!
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