pm109-39
Roll over image to zoom in pm109-39detailxpm109-39idepm109-39lidpm109-39signaturepm109-39interior

MOKUME- GANE BOX

DATE OF MANUFACTURE Late 19th century
MAKER Unknown maker's mark
DIMENSIONS 9cms by 3.5cms high
WEIGHT 250 grams
PRODUCT CODE CE.PM109.39

This round Japanese Export silver box has the most beautifully crafted inlaid metal ( mokume -gane ) lid made from the tsuba or hand guard of a samurai sword.

See the photo of the interior of the lid.

Mokume-gane  is a Japanese metalworking procedure which produces a mixed-metal laminate with distinctive layered patterns

The border of the lid  has been worked with dragons, there is a phoenix at the top and a scene has been worked in the centre of the tsuba.

A very fine piece with a special history.

REQUEST MORE INFO

Product Description

This round Japanese Export silver box has the most beautifully crafted inlaid metal ( mokume -gane ) lid made from the tsuba or hand guard of a samurai sword.

See the photo of the interior of the lid.

Mokume-gane  is a Japanese metalworking procedure which produces a mixed-metal laminate with distinctive layered patterns

The border of the lid  has been worked with dragons, there is a phoenix at the top and a scene has been worked in the centre of the tsuba.

A very fine piece with a special history.

Additional Information

Weight field_560e8d32e6d3c lbs

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “MOKUME- GANE BOX”