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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 41

    A lacquer Tebako [accessory box]


    Price Realised  


    A lacquer Tebako [accessory box]
    Meiji Period, (late 19th century)
    The two tiered box with rounded corners and flush fitting cover, decorated in gold hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, nashiji and kinpun, on a gyobu ground and inlaid in aogai, with various fans, including designs of birds among clouds and an imperial carriage, the inner tray, similarly decorated, nashiji interiors
    13cm. wide.

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