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Laurence Strong
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Yes They must have put alot of time and energy in making the laqured cases, considering that you would think it was disposable, though from the way I have seen for mounting them it seems a temporary thing on the bar, but I find that it adds something to the set.

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A 5th class in the "exotic" box for foreigners or members of the diplomatic service...

There are also two different types of these "cord tazzle" boxes existing. One is illustrated like the shown one with paulownia decoration all over the exterior and the usual inscription is on the inner surface, the other one has only the inscription on the exterior, without paulownia decoration (with only one single paulownia on the top of the inscription).

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