Japanese Lacquer ware Lidded Toothpick Case Vtg Wooden Shunkei Nuri Red LW886
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Vtg Japanese Shunkei Nuri Lacquerware Toothpick Holder Case
Detail: This is a vintage Japanese Shunkei Nuri toothpick holder from Japan. Shunkei Nuri is one of Japanese traditional lacquer technique in Hida area, Gifu pref in Japan. It is supposedly developed by a 14th-century monk named Shunkei and was a popular method in the 17th century of using clear lacquer to allow the natural appearance of the wood underneath to show through.Buy this beautiful lidded case to have a little piece of Japan in your home or office.
Condition: Good condition. Please see pictures carefully. Wear and tear due to the age. Please bid with confidence.
Dimensions: Please see the photos.
Shipping: Items will be shipped out Japan Post Airmail with no tracking. Tracking, SAL, and EMS are available. You can select the shipping method at checkout. Tracking is by request and costs $5. Please inquire about combined shipping.
About Us: We are Dan and Maiko. In my past 17 years living in Japan, 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 please contact us.