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Flat rectangular lacquer cosmetic box

late 19th to early 20th century, Korea

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This lacquer box is flatter than others with a mirror inside. The top is inlaid with two cranes, a persimmon tree, and clouds design. The right and left sides have a tree, river and fish design. The back has tall stems while the front has geometric designs.

wood with inlaid mother of pearl design
12 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches
31.1 x 24.1 x 15.9 cms


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