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Japanese Antique Lacquer Document Box with Clematis Vine

Japanese Antique Lacquer Document Box with Clematis Vine


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Lacquer: Pre 1900: Item # 1413640
Zentner Collection
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5757 Horton Street
Emeryville, CA 94608
510.653.5181

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 $3,000.00 
Antique Japanese large lacquer document box decorated with a design of climbing clematis vines in full bloom. Gold maki-e lacquer with details in gold nishji lacquer on some of the leaves. All on a black lacquer ground. The sides of both the lid and body of the box are carved with a recessed area where reddish orange lacquer has been applied over a loose material, creating a woven texture. Hardware rings on the sides.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Dimensions: 8" high x 9 1/4" wide x 11" long