Antique Japanese Military 1895 Food Supply Column Lacquer Army Sake Cup
This is an antique Japanese military sake cup, decorated with a star and the words "Qing Conquest Participation Commemoration". The words on the back are "1st Food Supply Column". The cup comes with original wooden box. On the lid of the box are the words "Qing Conquest Participation Commemoration Cup" and under the lid Meiji 28th Year July, 3rd Division 1st Food Supply Column Company Gift" and the name of the person getting it, Obayashi Isaku. This is the same guy as the one who received the Red Cross Association cup.
Condition: Excellent - some discoloration of the gold and a few scratches. The box's strings are a bit damaged
Size: 4" across