Antique Japanese Meiji Carved Wood Skull Snake tobacco humidor jar Memento Mori

Here we have an original late 1800’s – early 1900’s Japanese Meiji period carved wood skull humidor tobacco jar. These are fairly uncommon and this is a nice example. The wood looks to be of high quality, and it has a nicely aged patina. Size: All items shown against ruler or in hand or both…

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Antique Japanese Tobacco Pot Jar Pouch Box Tobako-ire Kiseru Mae-kanagu

An antique lacquered japanese tobacco pot pouch container box. With a collection of 12 antique Japanese brass mae-kanagu, set in the lid. I cannot guess their exact age, but from research on the Internet. I feel they are likely to be Edo/ Meiji period. They are beautifully detailed, which a lot of other examples I…

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