Cassiopeia Puzzle Box
Cassiopeia is a constellation in the northern sky, named after the vain queen Cassiopeia in Greek mythology, who boasted about her unrivalled beauty. The Cassiopeia puzzle box was the Grand Prize winner at the IPP21 Puzzle Design Competition in Tokyo, Japan.
Cassiopeia Puzzle BoxA beautifully crafted, Karakuri puzzle box handmade by Akio Kamei in Japan.
Made from the finest walnut and magnolia, this box has been meticulously created. As always with Akio's creations the clue to opening this puzzle box is in the name, Cassiopeia, which is featured on the box design together with the North star.
|Material||Walnut (outer) and Magnolia.|
|Size||86mm by 86mm by 66mm|
Akio Kamei was born in Osaka, Japan in 1948 and worked for Yamanaka wooden puzzles and others. Since 2011 he has been the chairman of Karakuri Creation Group.