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Ema Japanese Prayer Board, Dragon (#30936)

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  • Ema Japanese Prayer Board, Dragon (#30936)
  • Ema Japanese Prayer Board, Dragon (#30936)

NAME: Japanese ema or prayer board with a dragon representing the "Year of the Dragon", (current year, 2012)

SIZE: Height 3-1/4" (8.3cm) to the top point, 5-1/2" (14.1cm) at the longest point

CONDITION: Light scratches, ages spots and a small gouge on the upper front edge. Small pin hole on the lower front which was probably an old thumb tack. There were several rusted thumb tacks attached to some of the boards.

NOTES: An ema board or prayer board is a method by which people make wishes, prayers or thanks to the dieties by writing it down on the board and hanging it at a shrine. The art work traditionally depicts the Zodiac animals, historic stories, folklore characters and stories, etc., but modern characters are also included now.


This product was added to our catalog on Monday 02 April, 2012.

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