Ashorogawa stone with white lines, Japanese black suiseki
Naturally sculpted and smoothened stone with white lines 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 11.5cm (4.52in), W 12.5cm (4.92in), D 4cm (1.57in)
神 （カムイ） の石
12.5 × 4 × H 11.5cm