Set of 2 black lacquered circular wooden Hokai boxesThis item is currently reserved by one of our clients. Please fill out the enquiry form for more information
Price: € 1.200,00
Set of two black lacquered circular wooden Hokai boxes, both decorated with elegantly shaped bamboo leaves in alternating gold lacquer and Naiji gold-sprinkled lacquer. With very nicely detailed complete hardware with floral motives, ribbed sides and standing on four feet. Complete with their original orange cords and tassels. In good original condition with some signs and marks of use and age on top of the lids. Please see pictures.
Early Meiji – Bakumatsu-period.
Hokai boxes are traditionally used in Japan to store and carry shells for Kai-awase game in Edo and Meiji Period.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.
Dimension each Hokai: 40×41.5×41.5 cm.
Shipping and handling not included.