A gold lacquer kobako (small box) and cover 19th century
Lot 407*
A gold lacquer kobako (small box) and cover 19th century
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A gold lacquer kobako (small box) and cover 19th century
Lot Details
A gold lacquer kobako (small box) and cover
19th century
In the form of two overlapping squares, lacquered in gold takamakie, hiramakie and togidashi, one decorated with thatched huts and pine trees along the seashore within a mountainous rural setting, the other with irises growing beside a meandering stream, the inside of the cover and box similarly lacquered with irises on a nashiji ground, with details highlighted in kirikane; unsigned. 2cm x 10.7cm x 6.1cm (¾in x 4¼in x 2 3/8in). (2).

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  • 帖重形山水杜若図蒔絵小箱 無銘 19世紀
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