Gold and Silver Inlay Box by Nihashi Yoshihira
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All Items: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Metalwork: Pre 1970: item # 1106395
Please refer to our stock # T-Cop20 when inquiring.
19 Nikaido, Kamakura City
Kanagawa Pref. 248-0002 JAPAN
Price On Request
Nihashi Yoshihira(1896-1977) is the maestro of a Japanese metal carving world.
This wonderful gold and silver inlay box is the notable article of his works and published in a catalogue of an exhibition.
It is in excellent condition except minor marks from seal on the back. No chip, no crack and no wear.
Inside has silk cloth ground. A design with a high-class feeling.
Metal inlay works are designed with butterfly and hagi(Japanese bush clover).
The design with a Japanese pattern is given to another side.
Dating from Showa period, 1965.
His sign and production year are chiseled on the back.
It comes with original wooden kiri-box, exhibition catalogue and certificate paper.
Measurements about : 23.6cm Width, 11.5cm Length, 11.8cm Height, 10.2cm Depth.