Cloisonné Silver Medallion "Aomori Nebuta Festival"

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This cloisonné silver medallion has been designed and manufactured featuring motifs from on the theme of the Aomori Nebuta Festival.

The Aomori Nebuta Festival is a summer festival held from August 2 to 7 every year in Aomori City, Aomori Prefecture, in which numerous floats (nebuta) depicting gorgeous human forms parade around the city, accompanied by dancers known as haneto. Anyone wearing the formal haneto costume may participate in the festival.

Medallion Design

«Obverse Design»
The float that won the grand prize in the 2011 Aomori Nebuta Festival, entitled “Descent of the Four Gods: White Tiger and Blue Dragon” (operated by Sunroad Aomori, made by Sakuryu Chiba) and heroically cavorting haneto dancers are skillfully depicted in colorful six – color cloisonné.

«Reverse Design»
Designed with lettering reading “Aomori Nebuta Festival” and festival music (shinobue bamboo flute, cymbals, and taiko drums).

If you are interested in the medallion, please kindly contact us (Phone: +81-6-6351-5087, Fax: +81-6-6351-6608, Email:overseas@mint.go.jp). We will be pleased to calculate your shipping and insurance charges.

 

Specifications

Material Pure Silver
Weight Approximately 160g
Diameter 60mm
Finishing Cloisonné enameled / Gold plating
Packaging Lacquerred wooden presentation box

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