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Very Unusual Antique Japanese Fisherman's Tackle Box

Very Unusual Antique Japanese Fisherman's Tackle Box


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Folk Art: Pre 1940: Item # 1014787

Please refer to our stock # pd174 when inquiring.
Kodo Arts
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Kyoto, Japan
Shugakuin, Sakyo-ku


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$1350

Fabulous and rare Showa Period c.1940 fisherman's tackle box full of hand painted wood lures with bronze hooks. The lures were used for squid and painted to mimic the colors of the squid. There are 31 hand-painted ones and 33 unpainted lures. They come in a handsome Japanese elm and cedar lacquered box with drawers and beautiful copper metal fittings. Exceptional mingei piece. Ask for shipping quote. (H38cm x W:32cm)