Gorgeous Kogo box in elephant ivory with floral decorations in maki-e gold lacquer.
Cylindrical container divided into compartments with engraved and enamelled decoration of a little rabbit on the top.
Outer layer with interlocking wire and openworked with chrysanthemum mon and windows on the side that reveal the inner decoration. It all sits on a circular base with three contoured legs.
With box made in Paulownia wood.
Very good condition - natural veining of the ivory on the first compartment - see photos.
The lot will be carefully packaged and shipped within 1 or at most 2 business days from the day of payment. The shipping price includes delivery via UPS, TNT, DHL or SDA courier (depending on destination address) with full insurance and professional packaging.
Original certificate compiled by Luca Mastromauro, an expert in Japanese art, registered with Milan Chamber of Commerce (number: 2617), which will be sent with the lot.
Copy of certificate of antiquity to be included with the item, which conforms with the international CITES regulations, drawn up by CESAR centre of studies for archaeometry with offices in London, Milan and Rome. The original is only available upon request.
This item cannot be sold to buyers outside the EU.
- Laca, Marfil de elefante
- Periodo Meiji (1868 -1912)
- Región / País de origen
- Título de la obra de arte
- Delicious box with compartments with naturalistic decoration
- Estado muy bueno, ver descripción
- 6×4.5×4.5 cm