An antique Japanese gilt wood temple Ranma (transom). Hand carved depicting a pair of Kingfisher with 3 Swallows amongst Lotus blossoms and leaves. One Swallow has caught a small fish while one Kingfisher has caught the leg of a frog. Deep relief with inscription on left and partial inscription on right.
Momoyama Period (1573-1603)
Dimensions: 43″ Wide by 11 3/8″ High by 2 3/8″ Deep