Japanese Antique Dark Brown Lacquer Document Box
With gold mist partially covering a silver moon overlooking a water landscape with gold makie and MOP inlay reeds, and geese fishing and in flight. A rocky coast line meets a body of water with gold ripples. Inside of the lid has flying plovers in gold and MOP over stylized waves, and heavy gold rocks. Brown lacquer with mixed metal makie give this box a rich dimensional texture.
- Second half of the 19th century
- 6" h x 13" w x 15 3/4" d
- 15.2cm h x 33cm w x 40cm d
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