Comb Shop Sign, Japan

Mokei Kanban
Wood
Edo period, 19th century
H: 17.75 in x W: 19 in :: 45.1 cm x 48.26 cm

Kanban were the inspired creations of merchant Japan.
This Mokei Kanban represents a short-toothed comb commonly used during the Edo period.
With simplicity of shape and elegance of form, it’s a wonderful example of visual artistry.

Price on request

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