Nippon hand painted hatpin holder with striking floral decor accented with gold moriage. Raised gold outlines the flowers and rims the top and base of the piece. Eight holes for hatpins plus a large hole in the center of the top. Stands 5" tall and the base is 3 1/2" in diameter. Marked Hand Painted Nippon with M for Morimura Brothers. Excellent condition with no damage or losses and no wear to the painting or to the lavish gold. Circa 1900.
Nippon Moriage Hat Pin Holder