Mae bako (ship's writing box). Hardware distinctive to Sakata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan.
- Keyaki - Japanese elm wood exterior
- Kiri wood interior and secret drawer
- Hand forged iron hardware
- Shunkei lacquer
- Meiji Era (1868-1912)
- 22" x 10.5" x 11.75" (width, height, depth)
Japanese Antique Furniture Ships' Writing Box from Sakata