As part of our Japanese art collection we are delighted to offer this highly decorative mixed metal lidded box , the copper coloured body is finely onlaid throughout , the lid houses a Ho – Ho bird (Phoenix) in a Shibuichi and gold coloured border , the four corners further decorated with mixed alloy flora , the exterior sides are extensively decorated in Shibuichi and gilt coloured flora with super quality chased and gilded corner mounts , the box interior is fully gilt lined , there is an indistinct signature to the inner rim, a lovely piece of Meiji period craftsmanship and a very useful trinket box .
The condition is lovely throughout !!
Width : 4″ 10.5 cm
Height : 2″ 5 cm
Weight : 376 gms
Free worldwide delivery included in the price of this item .