Inuyama Castle shachihoko

Update day
February 26, 2018

It was broken by thunderbolt in last July, and end tile in the shape of a shachihoko of the National Treasure Inuyama Castle castle tower north side produced newly was completed, and we attached on February 26, and construction was performed, and symbol of castle revived after an interval of approximately seven months.

According to Inuyama-shi managing castle, Yamamoto tile industry of Nara produces new end tiles in the shape of a shachihoko, and is made of tile; approximately 1.3 meters in height, approximately 62 kilos in weight. We referred to shachihoko of the Edo era, and approximately ten construction workers carried shachihoko by tool and manual labor to approximately 24 meters in height and installed.