A rectangular English wooden tea box with hinged
lid. Mortise and tenon construction. The lid is decorated with an inlaid medallion. Walnut stain finish. Key hole, but no key. Interior dimensions: 6.25" L x 3.5" W x 2.75" H.
Antique hardwood stagecoach strong box with wrought iron
handles and strapping. Two locks, neither working and without keys. Divided interior partition. Knife-edge dovetails indicate early date. No maker's mark. Moderate wear and cracks.
An impressive antique Japanese lacquer box called kaioke,
once used for storing painted shells for the game of kaiawase (shell matching). The box is black lacquer with beautiful gilt pigment family crest on the lid. Incised metal hardware adorns each ...