• Lot 515

    Two black lacquer inro


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    Two black lacquer inro
    Late Meiji period
    Decorated in gold and silver hiramaki-e, takamaki-e and inlaid with aogai on a roironuro ground, the larger three-case inro depicting a grasshopper and beetle on large water leaves among further plants, the small two-case inro with a buddhistic lion amidst rockwork, signed Gyokuho, both with ojime
    8 and 5.6 cm. long (2)

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