Great Vintage Early 1950's Japan & Korea Cigarette Case
Processing...

Great Vintage Early 1950's Japan & Korea Cigarette Case

Code: 0t70trc40002jnk

$175.00

Product Description

•••••

OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a vintage early 50's Japan and Korea Cigarette Case. Depicted on this case is Japan's Mt. Fuji along with a dragon, a tiger, sakura blossoms, and maps of Japan and Korea along with major city names. When opened, there are springs on one side that are there to hold the cigarettes in place.

VINTAGE: Circa 1950

SIZE: Approximately 3-1/8" x 3-3/4" x 5/8

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Steel, paint, and brass springs.

ATTACHMENT: None

MARKINGS: "MEMORY OF JAPAN & KOREA. SAPPORO. SEN DAI. TOKYO. YOKOHAMA. YOKOSUNA. HIROSHIMA. KOBE. NAGASAKI. PYON. DYANG. SEOUL. PUSAN. SASEBO.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Japanese and Korean collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJX15 LAGEX02/17-CON

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The paint is a bit chipped and there is some wear on the inside of the case.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.