Ichiiitto carvings is a wood carving craft in Gifu prefecture that started at the end of the Edo period. With the skilled use of hammer and chisel, small animals and Buddhist figures are often made. What differentiates this Ichiiitto carving from others is the use of Ichii wood and that the wood is not colored to bring out the natural beauty of the wood grain. In the old days, they were highly engaged in carvings of shrines, temples, and festivals, and developed to one of the Hida Takayama's traditional crafts that boasts to the world.

Ichiiitto Carvings Turtle ¥250,000

飛騨を代表する一位一刀彫は、江戸時代末期に、飛騨の山のイチイという木材を用い、その木目の美しさを活かし、色を付けない独特の彫刻で根付が作られるようになりました。古くは社寺建築や高山祭りの屋台彫刻とも密接に携わっており、飛騨高山が世界に誇る伝統工芸のひとつです。

一位一刀彫 福亀 ¥250,000

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