'Tebako' box for personal accessories; Unknown; Early Meiji; JR00177

From

Jack C Richards Decorative Arts

Name/Title

'Tebako' box for personal accessories

About this object

'Tebako' - Gold lacquered box for storing personal items decorated with inlaid silver, silver gilt and carved coral depicting 'Umegatsu" - plum under the moon. Sides and interior all 'nashiji' - suspended gold flake lacquer

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

Early Meiji

Period

Meiji - Japan 1868 - 1912

Place Made

Japan

Measurements

H 230mm
W 160mm
D 270mm

Object Type

Box

Object number

JR00177

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