Huge Antique Japanese Carved Wood & Gilt Lacquer Lotus Sencha Tea Tray Meiji 28
For your consideration, a gorgeous antique carved wood and gilt lacquer lotus tray, likely for tea, circa late Meiji period Japan. A considerable amount of work went into this tray, it is completely hand carved down to the seeds in the pods which move within the pods. Regarding condition, the tray has a joined repaired crack at the upper left corner, minimal hairline cracks at top center between the two small upper sections, and a long hairline crack in the large lower portion.
Some mild surface scratching is also noted in photos. Someone has added a hanging wire to the back. Measures 28 7/8 inches in length, 20 5/8 inches in width, and 1.5 inches in height. The item "Huge Antique Japanese Carved Wood & Gilt Lacquer Lotus Sencha Tea Tray Meiji 28" is in sale since Saturday, July 17, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "metalmickeytx" and is located in Austin, Texas.
This item can be shipped to United States.
- Primary Material: Wood
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Color: Brown
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Age: 1850-1899
- Maker: Unknown