Decorative Letter Box - Fumi Bako
7-3/4" x 11-1/4" x 4"
Design - Built up lacquer with an embossed effect
Finish - Finished in eighteen coats of polished clear lacquer
Brusso 95 degree solid brass hinges
Ebonized cherry finished in eighteen coats of polished lacquer with hand painted art work in built up lacquer that renders the design in bas relief.
Lined with dark green velour with Brusso 90 degree solid brass hinges that allow the lid to remain in upright position when open.
This box opens from the long-wise direction.
"Fumi Bako" means "letter box" in old Japanese.
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