507013 Brass Animal – hippopotamus


NameBrass Animal
SizeH38 W33 D63mm
Box sizeH45 W62 D83mm
(with box)
310g (340g)
DesignMitsumasa Kokubo
MaterialBrass (60% copper, 40% zinc)
IntroductionThese lovely animals are manufactured using traditional casting techniques which has been passed down through generations for over 400 years in Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture.
Each item is hand polished to perfection by skillful craftsmen and will develop a rich patina as time passes. Given mirror finish, the original state can be restored by polishing with the cloth enclosed in the package. Comes in 5 animals; pig, cat, hippopotamus, rabbit and squirrel.
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