Antique Kugikakushi Ornamental Crane Nail Covers
A pair of beautifully detailed antique Kugikakushi crane decorative nail covers. Made during the Edo era from bronze and mixed metals and in good original condition.
Kugikakushi are decorative ornaments and are created to conceal nails on doors of castles and temples as well as the homes of aristocratic families. The use of decorative nail covers originated during the 16th and 17th centuries.
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