8" Concave Bagua
Used for thousands of years throughout Asia but predominately in China with later cultural migrations to Japan. The small mirrors at the center are surrounded by the eight trigrams of the Early Heaven which describe and enforce the balance between heaven and earth as well as the proper balance and interaction of the elements. They are often hung in windows, above doors, laid on widow sills and bedside side tables to protect the inhabitants from the poison arrows of Sha that can cause great misfortune. Wood, Glass. 8"