Japanese Meiji Period Momento Mori Tobacco Humidor

Regular price $258.00
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Japanese Meiji Period Momento Mori Tobacco Humidor

Regular price $258.00
Unit price
per 

Add a rare piece of history to your mantle with this gorgeous hand carved skull humidor from the Meiji period (ca. 1868-1912), Japan.  Intricately carved, this one-of-a-kind piece still has remnants of pigment on its teeth and a removable lid making this humidor well suited as a planter.

 

 

Additional Details
Date: 1880-1900
Materials: Wood
Measurements: 6" x 3 7/8" x 5"
Markings: Not legible
Condition: Fair. Many of these had snakes coming out from the eyes and a frog handle on the lid, this one is missing both elements. There is some cracking to the wood. Does not detract.
Cleaning and Care

Wipe with dry microfiber cloth.

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