Lined Bamboo Sewing Basket, Japanese, Late Meiji Period

Lined Bamboo sewing basket, Japanese, Bamboo cover and body has luscious patina and an attractive plaited design. Inside has a light blue silk lining with hand-painted flower design, complete with pin cushion and loops intended for sewing implements.  Some tiny negligible  losses on the silk lining but fantastically great condition otherwise. Late Meiji, c.1910

Measures 6" x 6" x 3 1/2"