Japanese Puzzle box - Himitsu bako-5sun Standard 7steps Ko-Yosegi
size : 5.9x3.9x2.7 inch / 150x100x70mm / 15cm=6.0inch
This box is opened by 7steps.This puzzle box have 1slide key and 2slide panels. 5sun is Japanese Measure,1sun is 3cm(1.18inch).The length of this box is 15cm(5.9inch).and Marquetry of Japan(Yosegi) is used for the pattern of this box. This wood mosaic(yosegi)is used the color of a natural wood, and this pattern is made only from Wood.
"Himitsu Bako" is one of the woodwork handed down from old times in Japan. The origin goes back even to the Meiji era(1868～).If the whole surface of a square box or a part is moved in order, the lid opens.With this mechanism, it is truly a puzzle!.also the puzzle box is decorated with traditional Hakone town, Odawara district artwork.The mosaic and wood inlaid work a traditional handicraft are used.the marquetry and wood inlaid work serves as the pattern for the box,and it is thinly sliced and pasted on the box. Metal parts are not used at all for making of this box. This is made from ONLY! wood.
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Brand New : with Description(solution) and the gift box
Delivery : Jaan Post Standard AIR 7days--14days