© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Number: AB0319-0178
A RARE LACQUERED MINIATURE HASAMIBAKO (TRAVELLING CHEST), EDO PERIOD
Lacquered wood with engraved silver fittings
Japan, Edo period

A very rare miniature hasamibako (travelling chest) of rectangular form with a lid and inset tray. The entire chest is covered in roiro-nuri lacquer decorated with a pattern of gold hiramaki-e scrolling vines and two gold takamaki-e mon-crest on the lid and on the front side. Fine engraved silver fittings on the edges and two silver looped handles on each side.

Dimensions: 6.5 x 10.1 x 7 CM (H x L xW)
Condition: Very well preserved – only very minor, expected wear to lacquer
Provenance: Galerie Zacke archive

Post Auction:  sold/verkauft

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