Excellently well-carved by hand, new condition
Beautiful traditional lacquer in 3 vibrant colors(gold, red & black)
Dimensions: ３０cm or １１.８" high x ２４.５cm or ９.６５" . The pillow is ３６cm or １４.５" across , and the striker is ４２cm or １６"long.
Mokugyo literally "a wooden fish" muyu, the roundish solid block of wood with the inside hollowed out. It has a fish-scale pattern on its body and where it tapers off into the form of a handle, a pair of eyes is carved.
Accessory: including a brocade patterned cushion, and a leather coated mallet.
When it accompanies the sutra-reading, for example, before a teishô, it makes the minds of the audience properly receptive for what is to come.