Japanese Namban Black Lacquer and Mother of Pearl Cabinet

9653 A Japanese Namban black lacquer and mother of pearl cabinet, decorated on all sides in a flowering grass and flowering vine pattern within a narrow scroll border, the fall-front opening to reveal an interior of seven drawers with similar decoration and brass drop handles, the sides with original brass carrying handles. Small areas of old restoration to the lacquer, one interior handle missing.


Japanese, for the Portuguese market



Width: 25 ins (63.5 cm)

Depth: 13 ins (33 cm)

Height: 16.75 ins (42 cm)