v&a japanese gilt box

Japanese Writing Box at the V&A

This is a wonderful Japanese writing box that I photographed at the V&A Museum in London.

A beautifully made lacquer box with applied real gold detailing.  It takes skill to apply the metal so well – something to aspire to in my own work I think.

Designing and making fine boxes ~ we design and make bespoke handmade boxes to commission. Our range of boxes and our collections include watch boxes, cufflink boxes, valet boxes and much more.

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