Ordering number : F17686
Kozuka: (NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : ?Shungetsu Yoshitoshi(Kao)
Length : 9.72 cm x 1.49 cm ( 3.82 inches x 0.58 inches)
Jidai(era) : Edo period.
Special Feature: Shakudo plate, two persons are engraved with gold inlay.
han shan and shi de, two Chinese Buddhist priests in Tang dynasty. It is thought that both of them are the valets of Gautama.
Han Shen is the incarnation of Manjusri; the bodhisattva of wisdom and intellect and Shi de is the incarnation of Samantabhadra.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.