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 $4662.58, €4423.75

Japanese silver Daikoku's mallet with gilt and shakudo decorations bearing the mark Ginsei 銀製 (pure silver), tied with a silk tassel, 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.