Money Envelope – Kitsune

A high-quality woodblock printed money envelope with a gift card from Kyoto.

£9.00 per item

This money envelope was hand-printed by skilled craftspeople using woodblocks. This method of printing was adopted in Japan during the Edo-period (1603-1868 CE) for printing books and creating decorations, produced on both paper and canvas. To create these cards, reliefs of an original design are carved by hand into wooden blocks, with one block for each colour involved.
This card features a kitsune, or fox, mask, often worn by participants and attendees of Shintō festivals. Foxes are considered messengers of Inari, a kami (spirit or deity) in Shintō religion, associated with rice harvest, and household well-being.

Size: L9 cm x W9 cm

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