Antique Japanese Satsuma Meiji Large Incense Box Signed 19th C. Sizable and rare piece of Meiji Japanese late 19th century Satsuma-yaki.Features script laden panels alternating with scenes of Kannon and several of the Shichifukujin, and a slight moraige top with gilt rich auspicious symbols all surrounding the reticulated metalwork lid; which is also of the period. Signed on base, and superbly maintained throughout the years - the details truly are stunning.
This piece is in very good condition for an antique item, but does have signs of debris/age related buildup on the interior and may benefit from a good cleaning if desired. There are two corners with small of gilt loss amounting to less than a few millimeters. The above aspects are focused on in the pictures; but otherwise, the piece is in phenomenal condition. Measuring 9" across diagonally at its widest, and 7" in height from the base to the top of the lid. The item "Antique Japanese Satsuma Meiji Large Incense Box Signed 19th C" is in sale since Monday, December 21, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "japaneseprivatecollector404" and is located in Atlanta, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.