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A Four-Case Lacquer Inro
A Four-Case Lacquer Inro

EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY), SIGNED KOMA KORYU SAKU AND WITH KAO (CURSIVE MONOGRAM)

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A Four-Case Lacquer Inro
Edo Period (18th century), signed Koma Koryu saku and with kao (cursive monogram)
Of oval section and decorated with a rooster, hen and chicks in a bamboo grove in colored togidashi, gold and silver takamaki-e and hirame against a roiro ground, the interior cases nashiji; fitted with a gold-lacquer bead ojime and a wood kagamibuta netsuke carved with a rooster, hen and chicks
3¼in. (8.2cm) long
Provenance
Paul Alther, sold Sotheby's, London, 6 December, 1972, lot 318
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