Antique Japanese Wooden Writing Box with Decorative Hardware (Meiji Era)
Antique Japanese wooden writing box with decorative hardware (Meiji Era). This calligraphy box has sumptuous wood with characterful painted black hardware. The lid is hinged and has a carrying handle. The box also has three side drawers - one with escutcheon - the associated key is no longer available. The bottom displays Japanese characters and some naturally occurring holes in the wood. In excellent vintage condition commensurate with its age and usage.
H 22 cm
W 20 cm
D 30 cm