A quaint vintage Dorei bell, shaped meticulously as a Fugu fish, presents a delightful charm in a vibrant green hue. Dangling from a rich red cord, this charming piece is not only a visual treat but also carries with it a gentle, melodious sound that is traditionally believed to ward off evil spirits in Japanese culture.
On its base, the year Heisei 5 is inscribed, which corresponds to the year 1993, providing a glimpse into its historical context and adding a layer of vintage appeal.
The Fugu fish, often associated with risk and delicacy in Japanese culture, here is transformed into a symbol of charm and whimsy, making this bell a unique and enchanting piece for collectors and enthusiasts alike.
5 x 3.3 x 3.2 cm