Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd. - Antique Arts of Japan
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1346280 (stock #5-280)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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An unusual lacquered- wood box of octagonal form with freely-scattered maki-e rondels of natural subjects on its sides. On its cover, textured to resemble iron, a phoenix is captured within a rondel encircled with paulownia wreaths in gold, silver and colored lacquers. This rare lacquer box is in very good condition with minor rubbing to the gold lacquer. Diameter: 5”, height: 2.5” Meiji Period, Japan
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #876988 (stock #FC-140)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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Here is a rare wood and copper smoking chest of square form with three drawers and copper liner. The body is carved burlwood, while the metal mounts for the tobacco pipe and pulls are crafted in copper. The lid for the ash receptacle is done in repousse with dynamic dragons and clouds in high relief. This smoking set is in very good condition. Height: 9.5" Width: 5.5" 19th Century, Japan