Core Kyoto mini Kirikane: Intricate Foil Embellishment Radiates Brilliance

Core Kyoto

5m 00s
Broadcast on March 24, 2019 Available until March 24, 2024

Kirikane is the delicate process of applying gold and metallic foil onto Buddhist statues or special articles using 2 brushes. One artisan has taken on the mantle of her late mother, who was designated a Living National Treasure in Kirikane.

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