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Hair pin, red lacquered wood, Japan

Hair pin, red lacquered wood, Japan

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Lacquer: Pre 1980: Item # 493617

Please refer to our stock # L 119 when inquiring.
$ 80
includes mailing worldwide

Decorated with a sprig of flowering chrysanthemum on the glossy red ground in shades of gold and silver lacquer (hiramakie, takamakie) and inlaid with tiny pieces of blue-green shell (aogai), the reverse decorated with two butterflies in gold lacquer. Unsigned. Comes with kiribako.
Length 8.4 in. (21 cm), width 1.3 in. (3.4 cm).
Perfect condition.

This piece is located in Europe.