Wooden Lion Head
This wooden lion head wase made using katsura wood, and has a simple, benevolent, and powerful shape.
The mouth of the head contains ink writing, which reveals that it was created in 1481.
It is currently stored at the Yatsuo Community Center in Toyama City.
|Name||Wooden Lion Head|
|Designation level||Prefecture||Designation classification||Tangible Cultural Property|
|Type||Designation/registration day||October 1, 1965|
|Municipality||Toyama City||Location||126 Ida, Yatsuo-machi [ Yatsuo Community Center in Toyama City ]|
|Structure||Era||April 11, Bunmei Period year 13 [ 1481 ]|