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Vintage Japanese 950 Sterling Silver Chrysanthemum Scene Engraved Box Japan Wako

Vintage Japanese 950 Sterling Silver Chrysanthemum Scene Engraved Box Japan Wako

Vintage Japanese 950 Sterling Silver Chrysanthemum Scene Engraved Box Japan Wako

For your consideration we are offering for sale t. His beautiful trinket / jewelry / cigarette / cigar box made from 950 Sterling Silver. The top of the box is superbly decorated with an engraved. Also, as displayed in the photo, are three Japanese Characters possibly signifying the artist.

The box is lined inside with dark stained wood, there is a tiny chip out of the corner as display in my images. The undersides of of the box is marked WAKO Sterling 950 (a slightly higher purity than sterling grade silver) which is one of the standard marks used by Japanese silversmiths. Please note that I have personally tested the silver and will fully guarantee that it is at least of sterling grade. The silver is in lovely condition with crisp decorative work and it doesnt look as if its been used very often. There are no dents to the box.

The hinges work well and the lid closes nice and securely. Please be aware that, after 50-60+ years, there will be tiny surface abrasions caused through use.

The case is sound with functioning hinges. The linings have no wear or staining. The box measures 6" inches wide, 3 1/4" inches deep and 1 1/2 inches tall. It has a total weight of 8.04 ounces. This piece is a beautiful sterling box that can be used as an heirloom to be passed down for generations. Please review all my pictures because they show greater detail and are considered as part of the description. I strive to find unique and difficult to find pieces that I believe will capture the attention of collectors. I spend a great deal of time traveling, talking with people, sitting at auctions and waiting in line at estate sales to find these pieces.

Some of the items are "farm fresh" and some I have had in my possession for years and time to let others enjoy. If I can find out, I will.

These are antiques so expect them not to be "perfect". Items: I do not clean most items for fear of harm. I will do my best to help you.

If you want faster service, please contact me to receive a quote. I do pack carefully, I do not want them to arrive broken. Please make sure they do, if not please request it, if you would like it added. The item "VINTAGE JAPANESE 950 STERLING SILVER CHRYSANTHEMUM SCENE ENGRAVED BOX JAPAN WAKO" is in sale since Sunday, January 29, 2017.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Cigarette & Vesta Cases". The seller is "schieks" and is located in Naples, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Viet nam, Uruguay, Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, Bermuda, Egypt.

  • Composition: Sterling Silver
  • Age: Post-1940


Vintage Japanese 950 Sterling Silver Chrysanthemum Scene Engraved Box Japan Wako