Kimono display rack, Iko
Price: € 1.450,00
Beautiful and high quality gold and black lacquered wooden clothing rack 衣桁 (ikô), mostly used for official displaying kimono. In original and marked box. See description below.
The points of the upper beam and the feet of this rectangular detachable frame decorated gold hiramaki-e 平蒔絵 (low-relief lacquer design) and takamaki-e 高蒔絵 (high-relief lacquer design) of a bamboo crest 竹紋 (takemon) surrounded by scrolling karakusa 唐草 (foliage). The endings are decorated as well with the same crest.
The beams of the feat are extra supported by shaped metal hardware engraved with the same décor as the maki-e.
The ikô is in an excellent completely restored condition with negligible traces of age. Please look at the photos for a clear condition reference.
Including signed, sealed and dated wooden tomobako 供箱 (storage box);
Dated: The third month of Meiji 35 明治拾五歳三月, which is 1902.
Dated a second time: The year of the Water Tiger in the Meiji period 明治壬寅
From: Beautiful object made in Mino 春日製之美濃
Height 148.4 cm, Width 179.2 cm, Depth 38.4 cm.
The kimono shown in the picture is included in this lot.
It will be shipped in as individual parts, and we will add a certificate of authenticity.