Mercancía lacado / mercancía Urushi (2) - Madera lacada - Rare set of 2 hexogonal lacquered Hokai storage boxes - Japón - Finales del siglo XIX (período Meiji)

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Mercancía lacado / mercancía Urushi (2) - Madera lacada - Rare set of 2 hexogonal lacquered Hokai storage boxes - Japón - Finales del siglo XIX (período Meiji)
Buen estado, ver descripción - 43×36×34.5 cm

Lacquer ware/Urushi ware (2) - Lacquered wood - Rare set of 2 hexogonal lacquered Hokai storage boxes - Japan - Late 19th century (Meiji period)

Set of two hexagonal Hokai each in two parts - the tops sitting on seperate bases. Black lacquered lovely continuously decorated in goldleaf with branches of Bush clover (Lespedeza) and nicely detailed Japanese pine tree branches. In Japanese culture, the pine tree is known to represent longevity, good fortune and steadfastness. It is commonly linked with virtue and long life, even immortality. .Bush clover (hagi), is a popular autumnal symbol, is associated with melancholy. Including original oriange cords and tassels. In nice original condition with some light signs of age and use. Hokai boxes are traditionally used in Japan to store and carry shells for Kai-awase game in Edo and Meiji Period. When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.

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N.º total de artículos
2
Objeto
Mercancía lacado / mercancía Urushi
Material
Madera lacada
Periodo
Finales del siglo XIX (período Meiji)
Región / País de origen
Japón
Título de la obra de arte
Rare set of 2 hexogonal lacquered Hokai storage boxes
Estado
Buen estado, ver descripción
Dimensiones
43×36×34.5 cm
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