London, South Kensington
13 June 2002
A four-case inro
signed in gold hiramakie on the underside Jitoku Saigyokuzan, 19th Century
decorated in gold and coloured hiramakie and takamakie , red lacquer, on a roiro-nuri ground, with a tassled oni mask, nashiji interiors, barrel form lacquer, the inro -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) high, (2cm. running crack to reverse lower section).
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