• Lot 425

    A rectangular lacquer scroll-box and cover

    LATE MEIJI PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A rectangular lacquer scroll-box and cover
    Late Meiji period
    The overhanging lid decorated on a nashiji ground in gold and silver hiramki-e and takamaki-e with four birds forming roundels with their wings among scattered branches of flowering cherry blossom, the sides applied with two kiku-head ring handles for the tassels, the interior lined with paper, minor damage
    43 cm. long


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