Koi fish are bred in a variety of styles and colors and the ogon is a broad category that covers many different varieties and colors. In this case the "Yamabuki Ogon" is solid gold in color. Each golden scale for the koi is placed on the ornament one by one.
Size: 55mm (2.16 inches diameter) Small Round Shipping Weight: 5oz The fins are made by hand from netting and added to the fish with the attachment points being covered by a larger piece of scale. The eyes are gold and black and made of the same paint as the scales. Once everything is in place, the koi is covered with clear paint to seal everything together and then sprayed with a protective finish and given its hanger ribbon.