Japanese silver Daikoku's mallet with mark Ginsei Shōwa period

Japanese silver Daikoku's mallet with mark Ginsei Shōwa period

Code: 10106

Dimensions:

W: 28cm (11")H: 14cm (5.5")D: 13cm (5.1")

£3,800.00 Approx $5226.96, €4449.65

Japanese silver Daikoku's mallet with gilt and shakudo decorations bearing the mark Ginsei 銀製 (pure silver), Shōwa period circa 1950.

Daikoku 大黒, the God of wealth and good fortune is always happy and good humoured. He often carries a mallet which can grant wishes and a treasure sack which he carries over the shoulder.