Japanese Lacquer Box 16-Petal Chrysanthemum and Cranes
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All Items: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1920: item # 1076716
Please refer to our stock # 33 when inquiring.
Kawakami 2891-4 Yufuin-cho
Yufu-shi, Oita-ken 879-5102 Japan
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Charming hexagonal small box, probably dating from the late XIXth to the early XXth century. It is decorated on the top with a 16-petal chrysanthemum (the imperial symbol) in gold takamakie and on the sides with flying cranes in mother-of-pearl inlay, the contour of the cranes and the box finely outlined in gold makie.
The object is in good condition , with some age-related wear and cracks to the lacquer on the edges. Please, refer to the pictures.
Dimensions : 5.3 cm (2.1 in) wide at points, 4.6 cm (1.8 in) wide at sides and 3 cm (1.2 in) high