Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
An Exquisite antique Japanese large box made of keyaki (elm) wood burl and decorated with a design of a bamboo garden gate, tall grasses, chrysanthemum blossoms and the moon. Very high raised maki-e lacquer in gold and red with shell inlay. Tied with it's original tassel and with tomobako. Provenance: from a family living close to Kyoto's Imperial Palace.

Meiji Period (Early 19th century)

Dimensions: 10 1/4" high x 10" wide x 12" deep.
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item #1396423