Stunning Very Large Vintage 1960's Japanese Laquered clockwork Music Box / Jewellery Box. This is an exceptional box, large, unique and very rare. When opened, the music plays.SUKIYAKI' As made famous by. Kyu Sakamoto had a massive worldwide hit with it in 1963. To listen to this being played - go to'youtube' and type in. Inside the lid is a full sized mirror and a lined cantilever tray. Either side of the central lid are two hinged lids with. The compartment to the right has another compartment underneath that accepts two large batteries ('D' size I believe). These would power the lights in the widow scene, but I have been unable to test these properly so assume that they do not work. The window scene has three backing mirrors and a twirling ballerina who spins when the music plays, there are also two water lilies as decoration. Outside is Decorated with Japanese scenes, including Mount Fuji (Please see photos).
Approx 33.5cm x 14cm x 20cm tall. Has working lock & key. Signs of use commensurate with age, but works & plays tune perfectly.
Please study the photos for detailed description. The item "Vintage Antique Japanese Lacquered Large Jewellery SUKIYAKI Music Musical Box" is in sale since Sunday, August 29, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Decorative Collectables\Music Boxes". The seller is "billtrev147" and is located in Isle of Wight.This item can be shipped worldwide.