SAIJI GAUTA KINEGATA KORO (Incense Burner with pestle shaped with poem from Kokinshu)
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This is crafted by TAMURA. She writes waka Japanese poems from Kokinshu and paints arabesque design. Kokinshu is imperial-commissioned poem anthology at Heian period. Court literature had been established and it had a great influence on the Japanese literature later.
Height : 12 cm
Diameter : 7 cm
She has carried on brush-writing micro calligraphy. Alphabets are also elegantly written, not to mention waka.
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