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Derivatives stones

What is Derivatives stones

Basically, Suiseki is an attitude to see nature in the relatively small stone. So, conceptually, any stones can be Suiseki, however, practically, stones which have a special shape, color and texture are categorized as Suiseki.

Thus these could be categorized as not Suiseki, several discriminating stones which can be suitable as ornamental purposes are there in Japan. In this chapter, I would like to introduce these kinds of stones.

Quote from "緋山酔恭の山水石美術館" Kamonseki(花紋石):