An inlaid black lacquer four-case inro
By Jitokushi Keigai, early 19th century
Bearing a roiro ground, lacquered in green and gold takamakie and executed in multi-coloured ceramic techniques, with a design of shells including kaki (oyster), hotategai (scallop), hamaguri (clam shell) and kinugasagai (periwinkle) lying among seaweed, the interior of rich nashiji; signed with ceramic seal Kei. 7cm (2¾in) high.
£10,000 - 15,000
JPY 1.6 million - 2.3 million
US$ 15,000 - 23,000
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