This is an antique Japanese porcelain 4-tiered rounded square bento box, or jubako, with a rounded top lid. It is handpainted with red, gold, and black, and features the image of a metallic gold dragon wrapping around the box while soaring through the clouds. The bottom tier has simply shaped arches to make four legs and add visual interest.
Red, white, gold, black
Item weight: 3700 grams
Packed weight: 4700 grams
Approx. 15.5 cm long x 16 cm wide x 27 cm tall (including lid)
Good condition considering age. Scratches and discolorations. Wear and tear due to age. Please see the photos.
We acquired this item from an old family estate sale in Nagoya, Japan
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About Us: We are Dan and Maiko. Since moving to Japan in 2001, we have gained a vast knowledge of Japanese antiques and vintage items and we are happy to bring you many beautiful items from Japan. If you have any questions don't hesitate to get in touch with us.