London, South Kensington
26 November 1996
An oviform box and cover painted and gilt overall with a multitude of kiku heads, the inside of the domed cover with further chrysanthemums attached to canes -- 4¾in. (12cm) high, signed Kozanzo.
See Colour Plate 1 and detail of signature.
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