Materials: Lacquer & gilt metal mounts. Dimensions: 148mm wide x 102mm long x 87mm tall. There is a chip to one end of the cover, some minor wear to the gilded mounts and fittings, minor wear to the gilding on the lacquer, and a couple of pins missing from the mounts.
Overall very good condition for its age. Wear commensurate with age and use.
Notes: A stunning quality Edo period lacquer box, with engraved gilt metal mounts and decorated with gilded motifs. Made in the form of a karabitsu. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Create your brand with Auctiva's. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva.
The item "EDO PERIOD JAPANESE LACQUER & GILT METAL BOX 18TH CENTURY" is in sale since Monday, September 27, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Boxes". The seller is "huzzbuster" and is located in England. This item can be shipped worldwide.