The clay towers have been repaired with gold using the ancient Japanese technique called 'kintsugi', reflecting the oriental belief that a piece may be more beautiful for having been broken.

 

The four photographs in the last image are taken from my video which you will find on my video page.

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Iyashi  (Healing)

Clay, gouache, urushi (lacquer), brass powder. 15" high, 15" diameter of base.99