ANTIQUE LACQUER DOCUMENT BOX

by Unknown
Japan, 19th century


13" wide; 11" long; 10 7/8" high

Antique Japanese lacquer tiered box comprised of two stacked trays and a cover, the whole supported on four squat cabriole legs. The top and sides have a black rectangular panel set on a placed aogai ground, each panel featuring subtle overlapping circles in gold and centered with a red lacquer mon, with border of small pieces of mother-of-pearl around the top and all sides, black lacquer interior.

$4,000 - Inv. #1151