A red and black lacquer five-case inro 18th century
Lot 233
A red and black lacquer five-case inro 18th century
Sold for £687 (US$ 1,155) inc. premium
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A red and black lacquer five-case inro 18th century
Lot Details
A red and black lacquer five-case inro
18th century
Of upright form, the ground of red and black mokume-nuri, lacquered with two small birds perched on a bamboo stem among smaller stems and warabi (young ferns), in gold takamakie with slight kirikane details, the interior of nashiji, unsigned.
8.9cm (3½in).

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  • 鳥に竹蕨図蒔絵印籠 無銘 18世紀
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