This is from a series of extremely rare Kamiyui. For traditional Japanese hair styling and katsura wigs. They were finely crafted by.
Takahashi Shigeru Shoten and the box says. (kinsei) - meaning something like made with an attentive heart. In the final years of the Taisho Era and so are over 80 years old. Long before Tsuge wood was imported from other Asian countries as it often is now, making the ones made in Japan expensive and highly sought-after items. They are made of Japanese grown, Satsuma Tsuge Box Wood.
Some items are carved in a. There are not many craftsmen left in Japan who could produce these now and this is an exceptional set.. They are clean and straight show no sign of ever having been used. In times long past, this was one of the items prapared for the bride by her parents when she got married - in this case, someone by the name of Kimiko.This was clearly the posession of someone of considerable wealth and social position. It is the finest set we have ever seen! They have been given a coating of the finest 100% Tsubaki Camellia oil to protect them and bring out their luster. All items we sell are guaranteed to be authentic. _gsrx_vers_841 GS 7.0.16 (841).
Note that due to reduced flights, JAPAN POST has suspended Air Parcel service to the USA, Australia and a few other countries (Europe is not effected). Alternatively, for an additional charge, YAMATO INTERNATIONAL offers extremely fast door to door service for a flat-rate for their various size boxes.
The item "Antique Kami-Yui Nihongami Comb Series Satsuma Tsuge Wood Styling Comb Item F" is in sale since Monday, June 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "hannari-ya" and is located in Osaka.
This item can be shipped worldwide.