Ashorogawa stone, Japanese black suiseki
Naturally sculpted and smoothened stone as a type of art of Japanese ‘Suiseki’ from the river in Ashoro district in Hokkaido prefecture, called ‘Ashorogawa-seki’ (Ashorogawa stone / *Ashorogawa = ‘River going along down’ in the Ainu language as its origin). Mystic black abstraction created by only nature with completely no processing by human hands. Attached with a wooden stand carved for such natural form of the bottom for its stability.
Total: approx. H 19cm (7.48in), W 9.5cm (3.74in), D 4.5cm (1.77in)
神 （カムイ） の石
9.5 × 4.5 × H 19cm