After 1927 Japanese signs and all other writing began to write left to right. The lacquer is in good condition, except the edges. The middle it reads "Star". It's 26 x 18 inches and 1 inch thick. (66 x 46 cm) Weight is 9 pounds.We have other antique/vintage Japanese items. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "lsjapanstuff" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.