Three Kugikakushi Decorative Nail Covers on Custom Stands
A set of three beautifully detailed Kugikakushi decorative nail covers depicting Chrysanthemum leaves and buds. Made in the mid to late 1800s from bronze and copper and in very good original condition.
Set on individually custom made bronze steel stands they make a striking decorative feature.
Kugikakushi are decorative ornaments and crafted architectural features. They conceal nails in Castles and Temples as well as homes of aristocratic families. The use of decorative nail covers originated during the 16th and 17th centuries.
Shipping is via Australia Post and includes tracking and shipping time is approximately 8 business days to most international locations.