Japanese Antique Old MAKIE Lacquered JUBAKO Crane Turtle w/ Wooden Box. Condition : Used Please check the state through the image. Beautiful Japanese Antique Old MAKIE Lacquered JUBAKO Gold gilt "Crane/Turtle" design with Wooden Box. Japanese Antique late EDO to early MEIJI period lacquered 4 stacks lunch box "JUBAKO". This portable food container box features a beautiful hand-painted gold gilt landscape "Crane/Turtle" motif.
There are two lids, one for the crane and the other for the turtle. There is a saying in Japan that cranes live 1,000 years and turtles live 10,000 years. When a crane is paired with a turtle, a mating partner for life, they become a symbol of happy marriage. Height 6.3 x Width 17.3 x Depth 17.3 cm.As it is an old item, there are small scratches, cracks in the coating, and some parts that have deteriorated with age. There are no noticeable damages such as large cracks. 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. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Boxes".japan" and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.