This set of three decorative items are drieds calebashs also known as gourds. In old Japan they were used as a drinking bottle hung on your obi sash. In modern time they often serve as collectors items and decorative objects. It is handpainted with a red and gold cherry blossom flowers by Swedish artist Anna Maia. It can be used as a hanging or standing decoration on its own or paired with other objects of beauty.
These are three unique artobjects, only one item of each have been made. They can be displayed hanging or standing.
Dried calabash, Gansai water colours, sealing coat, string for hanging purposes.
Height approximately 10-14 cm