This is a top notch quality incense container called KOGO in Japanese. Very artistic, beautiful and rare. It was originally made to be used at tea ceremony. Of course, you can use it in any way with your creative idea. This was made by. An artist Koji Takeda . With his prominent skills around Japanese lacquerware, e. Using very best quality materials, e. Japanese ceder, eggshell of quail, mother of pearl shell, silver and urushi (japan). The result is so stunning. He signed at the bottom of the incense container (photo #7) and at the back of the lid of the wooden box (photo #12). The main theme (or design) of this incense container is peony flower (photo #1, 2, 4 – 6). Mother of pearl shell, t. He artist expressed rainbow. (photo #3) and shining stars in the sky (photo #8 – 10). It is in perfect. No chips or cracks at all. White (shining) parts on photographs are reflection of light, i. Approximate Size: Height: 2.6 cm / 1.0 in Diameter: 8.5 cm / 3.3 in. Approximate Weight: 31 gr / 1.1 oz. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. America: United States, Canada, Mexico. Europe / Middle East: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Israel, Turkey. China, Guam, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Macau, Malaysia. Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Important notice to international buyers. The item “Superb Kogo! Looks Like a Jewelry. Japanese Lacquerware Incense Container #103″ is in sale since Saturday, September 7, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Boxes”. The seller is “authentic_curios_japan” and is located in Sagamihara-Shi, Kanagawa-Ken. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Australia.
- Type: Boxes (Kogo for Tea Ceremony)
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: Post-1940
- Primary Material: Wood, Urushi, Egg Shell, Mother of Pearl & Silver
- Maker: Koji Takeda
- Color: Brown, Black, White and Rainbow Colors