Large rectangular Namban chest with dome-shaped cover in lacquered wood with black ground and gold decoration of flowering cherry branches, peonies, pomegranates, insects and birds. Cut-out and chiselled brass spandrels, removable side handles.
Japan, early 18th century
Height : 50 cm (19.6 in.) - Length : 111 cm (43.7 in.) - Width : 55 cm (21.6 in.)
Wear. Accidents and some losses
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