Browse similar items

Full Catalog

Small Japanese Wakasa Lacquer Clam Shell Box
click for detailed views


A 1920's Wakasa lacquer clam trinket box. Both sides match and the two pieces fit together perfectly. Dating from the 1920's, it measures 4.75" across, 2.25" high, 3.75" front to back. Wakasa craftsman developed the process of layering lacquer coats of different colors during the Edo period.