Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Late Meiji (1880-1911)
Description:
A silk gift cover featuring beautiful 'kaioke' (a hexagonal container to store clam shells, which are used ancient shell matching game - 'kaiawase' ). All the patterns seem to be painted, with silk embroidery highlights. Very good condition, with minor staining on both front and back. 26" x 27"
Price:
1000
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