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Meiji period tobacco box, wood covered with shagreen. Made as a sagemono, (a box suspended from the sash of a kimono), it is dyed green and polished to display the feature pearl-like nature of the skin..

Some wear to the bottom.

Length. 170 mm. (6 3/4 inches).

Width. 75 mm. (2 3/4 inches).

Rare.

SHAGREEN TOBACCO SAGEMONO.

AU$300.00Price
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