This is a Japanese WAJIMA Lacquer Wooden Tea caddy ARABESQUE design in Chinkin Natsume. Chinkin: Gold-inlaid laquerware (using powdered real gold in etched grooves).
Title: Natsume Chinkin Arabesque design. Shigeo Mae He passed away (Now, his son take over the name and job).
Shigeo Mae was a famous Wajima lacquer Chinkin artist who had many prizes not only domestic art exhibition but also Chille Art crafts Exhibition. This is in an Excellent condition with signed Wooden box. This piece of measures: 2.834 inched (7.2 cm) in diameter. 2.913 inched (7.4 cm) in height.
The base material is Wood. International Buyers - Please Note. Treasure every meeting, for it will never recur /. Special thanks to all our clients across the world since Fall, 2010.I want to treasure every meeting and encounter I have. The item "Japan WAJIMA Lacquer Wooden Tea caddy ARABESQUE design in Chinkin Natsume (416)" is in sale since Friday, April 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tea Caddies". The seller is "mto-japan" and is located in Sendai. This item can be shipped worldwide.