Stunning Antique Japanese Lacquered Wooden Treasure Box w/Hand Painted Motif for sale
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Stunning antique Japanese lacquered wooden treasure box. Circa late 1800s.The beautiful box has hand painted scene of birds and flowers on the lid. It is painted in red and decorated in gold.The box is lacquered in black but painted deep red on the sides.It is hard to find Japanese boxes in wood nowadays. Most lacquer boxes are made of plastic now.There is some normal wear and tear for box over one hundred years old. The hinges on the back has become undone which can easily be fixed with couple of small nails. Otherwise nothing missing and considered in excellent condition.Measurement: 30.5 cm 10.5 cm cmThe battery is there for size comparison only. It has nothing to do with the item.'Most of my collection is one of kind. bought the items because liked it for myself. They were never intended to be resold. Each item has story and when possible hand carried in my luggage from all over the world to bring back to Australia. Some of the items have travelled long way away and some of the items has been with me for 65 years. am now retired and need to downsize. will not be able to buy similar item again and definitely not able to sell it at the same price. If you buy an item from me it most likely is the only one have. Thanks for bidding.'I only accept Paypal. have business days shipping policy however if can send earlier will. Thank you.
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