Biscuit Box

Biscuit Box. Manufactured by Elkington & Co. 1881-82. 7 inches high. Silver, the surface decorated with patterns in imitation of the Japanese "Komai" technique. Marked "Elkington & Co." with Birmingham hallmark.

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References

The Aesthetic Movement and the Cult of Japan. London: The Fine Art Society, 1972. Catalogue number 231.


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