Maebaru's Sekichou Mayoke Shiishi

Maebaru's Sekichou Mayoke Shiishi is locatedin the Oozato district. The statue is made of Ryukyu limestone, andmeasures 90 centimeters tall and 130 cm around. Okinawa has long had a tradition of using shiishi asitems to ward off evil spirits, but the Sekichou MayokeShiishi in particular is a very valuable material for thestudy of folklore and as such was designated as a tangibleethnic cultural asset in 1983.


〒901-1495 沖縄県南城市佐敷字新里1870番地