ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX

ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX

ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX
ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX. An unusual Japanese 19th Century gold lacquered kogo (incense box) in the form of overlapping cherry blossom flowers. With fine gold make-i and kirikane cut gold foil decoration. The box is traditionally made of gold lacquered wood. The top of the lid is finely decorated in maki-e (gold sprinkled lacquer) with inlaid kirikane (gold cut out foil) to the petals. The sides are decorated with takamaki-e (raised design) depicting trailing flowers, all rendered in gold and silver lacquer on a gold ground. The underside and internal surface are of glittering nashiji (gold flakes sprinkled into the lacquer). A partial paper label remains to the inside. Length: 11.4 cm or 4 1/2 inches. Width: 7 cm or 2 3/4 inches. Height: 3.4 cm or 1 5/16 inches. In good antique condition, with signs of use and age appropriate wear, mainly seen to the edges, and some losses to the cut gold foil seen as black spots to the lid. Please see the images provided which complement this description. If you have any questions, please dont hesitate to ask and we will be happy to help. We have many other interesting and unusual items for sale, so please take a look. We take great care to package and post your item safely to anywhere in the world for the best possible price.

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We aim to answer all enquiries within 24 hours. Your satisfaction is our priority. The item "ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX" is in sale since Tuesday, December 7, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Boxes". The seller is "phoenixchild0" and is located in Winchester.

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ANTIQUE 19thC JAPANESE MEIJI GOLD LACQUER MAKE-I DOUBLE CHERRY BLOSSOM KOGO BOX