VINTAGE CHOKIN BOXESDynasty Gallery
The technique of Chokin dates to the late 12th century when it became fashionable for Samurai to wear armor and weapons decorated with gilt engraving. These trinket boxes are classic examples of the mid-20th century style, when Chokin became a popular motif for home décor and accessory items such as ladies’ compacts.
- Ceramic with 24k gold
- 4 x 2 ¼ inches
- Made in Japan