When you open the lid, a Stork design in makie decorated on the backside of the lid. Also, decorated Shippo tsunagi on the rim called "Hana Shippo" which is a flower design with a pattern consisting of the circle. Shippo tsunagi is a pattern of repeating motifs of many intersecting circles that symbolizes endless peace and happiness. It was used as a design of auspicious omen representing "treasures from all over the world" and "infinite fertility and family prosperity".
This is in a Near Mint (seems Unused) condition with signed Wooden box. Paper package box, also, included.
This piece of measures: 2.835 inched (7.2 cm) in diameter. 2.205 inched (5.6 cm) in height. Including signed Wooden box: 191 g.
Including paper package box: 298 g. The base material is Wood. Please see the pictures for details. Minetoshi designated as Japanese Traditional Craftsman Master by the Minister of International Trade and Industry at 1999. International Buyers - Please Note.We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. Treasure every meeting, for it will never recur /??? Special thanks to all our clients across the world since Fall, 2010.
I want to treasure every meeting and encounter I have. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tea Caddies". The seller is "mto-japan" and is located in this country: JP.
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