Antique Japanese Gilt Lacquer Game Storage Box with Original Lacquered Stand
Beautifully shaped Japanese black lacquered box finely decorated with subtle gilded floral motifs and insects. Domed lid features partially gilded design with flowers, butterflies and miniature framed scene. Complete set of removable compartments inside. Originally intended for storing playing cards but would make a great jewellery or trinket box. Comes with its original detachable and fully lacquered stand. Very elegant example of Japanese lacquerware. Box and stand are both in good condition with some rubbing to the gilding, small areas of missing lacquer, minor dents and other surface marks consistent with age and usage. Complete condition report is available upon request. 32x27x26 cm (stand itself measures 32x27x10 cm).
Origin: Japan Date of production: early 20th century, late Meiji or Taisho period Materials: wood, black lacquer, gilding. The item "Antique Japanese Gilt Lacquer Game Storage Box with Original Lacquered Stand" is in sale since Saturday, March 6, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Boxes". The seller is "oriental-antiques-uk" and is located in Kent. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, United States.
- Region of Origin: Japanese
- Featured Refinements: Gilt lacquered
- Country of Origin: Japan
- Product: Box
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Wood/ Woodenware
- Antique: Yes
- Sub-Type: Jewellery box
- Original/Repro: Antique Original