Lacquerer’s Working Plate

Old Japanese lacquerer’s working plate. From Aizu region of Japan, famous for its 'Aizu Coating' lacquer work and skilled craftsmen this intriguing plate is coated with many years worth of lacquer which has created a deeply complex and rich aesthetic. Authentic to its core and Wabi-Sabi incarnate.

Showa Period / Mid-20th Century.

W30 L29.5 H4cm.


Fat Ken’s Antiques, Hackney, London, UK