Nagasaki Export Lacquer Boxes with
Mother of Pearl inlay

After 1820 a more regular export started of Nagasaki lacquer boxes and furniture with mother of pearl inlay made after western models.
You can see some fine examples in this and next pages.

Nagasaki lacquer box with mother of pearl inlay.
Design of Dutch tulip with gold and silver foil.
Design after an unknown Dutch 18th century engraving
Size : 57,4 x 33,2 x 12,3 cm. Late 18th century
Very rare piece, made on command
Writing box , Nagasaki lacquer with design in mother of pearl.
Size : 45 x 26 x 13 cm
Around 1840
Nagasaki lacquer box with design in mother of pearl.
Size : 34 x 22,3 x 6,9 cm
Around 1840

Sewing box, Nagasaki lacquer
Size : 35 x 25 x 16 cm
Around 1850
Sewing box, Nagasaki lacquer
Size : 32,5 x 23,5 x 14,3 cm
Around 1850
Sewing box, Nagasaki lacquer
Size : 33,3 x 23,2 x 13,5 cm
Around 1850
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