Home Tableware & Barware | Antique Inlaid Mother of Pearl Prunus Black Lacquer Japanese Tray OK99407
A black lacquered and mother-of-pearl inlaid rectangular prunus.The low rounded sides are joined by canted incurved corners and set over the retractable side legs, to create an oversized lap tray, or gorgeous elevated centerpiece tray for table or bed.Dimensions19.75ʺW × 27.75ʺD × 11.5ʺHStylesJapanesePeriodEarly 20th CenturyPlace of OriginJapanItem TypeVintage, Antique or Pre-ownedMaterialsLacquerMother-of-PearlConditionGood Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, Some ImperfectionsColorBlackTear SheetCondition NotesThere are dings and dents. Rubs on the sides of the rim from use. It could be repaired or covered …moreThere are dings and dents. Rubs on the sides of the rim from use. It could be repaired or covered easily.This piece is not perfect, but the mother of pearl is in excellent condition. less
There are leg supports that fold down to keep legs in place when extended.
Mother of pearl is in beautiful condition and is all intact as original.
One side has wooden plugs in the joints.The other side has metal knobs (see pictures) that I think are also original to the piece.
I have NO IDEA the age of this piece.
Closed leg height 2.75"