These flasks are unique to the pottery district of Tsuboya in Okinawa. The flask has an impressed maker's seal on the back. 20th century.
Approximately 14.5 wide and 11 cm high. Perfect condition. Weight = 620 gm.
Please study the photographs.
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An English or French shagreen and white metal etui made to hold a single perfume flask. Shagreen, called galuchat in France, is the skin of the shark or ray. The white metal is probably silver, it is not hallmarked and I have no way of testing it. 1930's.
Approximately 8cm high. The object is in fine condition with light wear from normal use. The green cord or the tassel is a replacement, they don't match in colour...