NH21021 Japanese carved wood tea tray in the shape of a simple lotus leaf, carved from one solid piece of hardwood containing three large knots covered in a translucent lacquer, the form with edges slightly curved up and two edges of the leaf curled up and over, the leaf having incised veining and gouged texture on the interior and the reverse side flat with some gouges. Minor signs of use and wear, otherwise fine condition. 14-1/2” Long x 8-1/2” Wide. Early 20th Century. $1,100.

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