Price: € 650,00
Very nice original sake kettle (Cast iron choshi 銚子) with black and gold lacquered wooded lid in the shape of a Chrysanthemum (Kiku). The handle of the lid in the shape of the stem of a Chrysanthemum. The handle has some flower decorations. On one side there is a subtle embossed decoration of Chrysanthemum floating on the water. It comes with its original wooden transport box marked twice with the remark that this piece has been decorated with a Chrysanthemum pattern floating on water. The lid has some light marks of age and use. This teapot has been tested for water leakage. There is no leakage.
Meiji period – 19th century.
H.: 17 cm; W.: 25 cm; D.: 25 cm.
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