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Fine Japanese Lacquer Takamakura Geisha Pillow, First Half of the 20th Century

$1,250

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A fine Japanese lacquer Takamakura Geisha pillow, first half of the 20th century. Depicting Shi-Shi Lion between peony and rock in gold, silver, red and black hiramaki-e and takamaki-e and abalone umekomi (Embedded) on a black ground. Cylindrical pillow in red silk with tassels on each side, Rare in such an extravagant decoration on both sides. The base measures 8 3/4"-inches wide x 3 1/2"-inches high x 4"-inches deep. Pillow only measures 9"-inches in long x 3 1/2"-inches in diameter.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 3.50 in. (8.89 cm)Width: 8.75 in. (22.23 cm)Depth: 4.00 in. (10.16 cm)
  • Style
    Japonisme (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    AppliquéAbalone,BlackenedLacquer
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1890-1910
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Ottawa, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1417212562801

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $140 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 2-4 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Ottawa, Canada
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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