Black lacquer 蝋色漆 (rôiro’urushi) tebako
Price: € 650,00
Pretty black lacquer 蝋色漆 (rôiro’urushi) tebako 手箱 (box for personal accessories) supported by four low feet.
The elevated beveled cover with faceted corners. The top decorated with gold hiramaki-e 平蒔絵 (low-relief design) depicting pointy leaves on straight branches. They probably should represent chrysanthemum 菊 (kiku)-leaves.
The inside lacquered red.
Height 6.2 cm, Width 24.2 cm, Depth 30.5 cm.
Shōwa period (1926-1989)
In a very good condition with minor traces of age and wear. Please take a close look at the photo of a small chip on the inside of the cover. For a clear condition reference please take a look at the photos as well.