In 1881 Kintarō Hattori opened a watch and jewelry shop called "K. Hattori" in the Ginza area of Tokyo, Japan. Eleven years later, in 1892, he began to produce clocks under the name Seikosha (精工舎), meaning roughly "House of Exquisite Workmanship" The beginnings of the Seiko watch company...
Vase is 8 inches tall and is in pristine condition
pristine condition....8 inches high 9.5 inches wide and 9.5 inches deep
Mask measures approx 8 inches high and 6 inches wide
Excellent condition, no loses. 7 inches high and 9.5 wide including the stand.
Vase is in very good condition, no chips, no dents, and no losses.
Condition excellant with the exception of a couple of small surface paint chips on face reveal white undercoat (clears shown in pictures)
The box is 5.5 inches x 4.75 inches and 2+ inches high.
Possibly carved from cryptomera wood and darkened with age, this carved figure has both a simplicity and elegance which are, for me, the major characteristics of Japanese asthetics.