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A Three-Case Lacquer Inro
A Three-Case Lacquer Inro

EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY), SIGNED KOMA KYUHAKU SAKU

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A Three-Case Lacquer Inro
Edo period (18th century), signed Koma Kyuhaku saku
Designed with a hawk attacking a crane in flight in silver, black, red and gold takamaki-e simulating inlaid soft-metal on a kinji ground, the reverse with a night scene of a blossoming plant rendered in gold, silver, red and green takamaki-e and hiramaki-e, kirigane and hirame on a roiro-nuri ground, interiors fundame and red lacquer; fitted with soft-metal bead ojime carved with a small plover
2¾in. (7cm.) long
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