Traditional Goldfish Bag – Parent and Child (Telescope Goldfish)

Artist: Studio Nohara


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A parent and child pair of telescope-eye goldfish bags designed for holding incense.  Goldfish were originally imported into Japan from China in the Muromachi period (1336-1573).

This kind of unique silk crepe handiwork first started in the Edo period (1603-1868).

This artwork is a one-off.

Material: pure silk (Antique tie-dye)
Parent Size: 15cm long, 5cm high
Child Size: 11cm longs, 3cm high
Colour: mixed (see photos)

Only 1 remains. Please be quick.

Price: ¥10,000
Expect to pay...
AUD114.00
USD88.00
CNY578.00
SGD119.00
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