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Rare Japanese Wood Lacquer Totai Cloisonne Document Box
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$585.00



Rare Japanese wood and lacquer totai cloisonne document box The carved lacquered tree bark (totai) includes two knots. The cloisonne flowers and butterfly on the top of this unusual box were achieved by using gold tone metal wires which were filled with colored lacquer and then hand polished. In excellent antique condition, it measures 13.25 inches long, 4.75" high, 2.25" high. Photos do not due justice to this large box, you will not be disappointed. Circa 1920's