Century 4 piece desk set with oriental lacquer decoration in its original fitted box. The paper half-moon shaped box has an embossed red surface is 8 7/8 inches wide by 4 ¾ inches deep. The interior is fabric lined. The set consists of a 6 ½ inch long dip pen, a 6 5/8 inch long letter opener, a 4 ½ inch long mechanical pencil and a 2 7/8 inch seal with an uncut round brass face.
The pieces have mottled orange tips and greenish lacquer handles with gourd shapes and silver overlay vines. It was likely made in Japan for the Western market. Condition on the piece is good. The desk pieces do not appear to have been used much at all, though the box lid and corners have significant losses. The silver overlay has tarnished and has not been polished.
A fine set in original condition. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Sets".
The seller is "spoonman68" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.