Japanese Antique Gold Lacquer Four-Tier Jubako
Japanese Antique Gold Lacquer Four-Tier Jubako
Japanese Antique Gold Lacquer Four-Tier Jubako

Impressively decorated lacquer food transport boxes (jubako) with nashiji ground (gold dust scattered and suspended in the layers of lacquer), makie (gold painted into the lacquer), and takamakie (gold raised bas-relief) to depict young pine and nandina bush on a rocky terrain. Gold family mon of the Hachisuka clan on cover. Red lacquer interior.

Period
c. 1850
Origin
Japan
Dimensions
10 1/2" h x 7" diam
26.67 cm h x 17.78 cm diam
Item #
A4680
Pricing

$5,500