A lacquered-bamboo slender cylindrical incense container (ko-zutsu)
By Kinjo Ikkokusai IV (1876-1961), early 20th century
Decorated with a bold design of clematis buds and foliage in thick green and shades of brown lacquer, the stopper and lower end of dark wood, signed Ikkokusai with kao; with tomobako titled and signed by the artist Murasaki tessen[...]monyo kadotake kozutsu (incense container with purple clematis design, made of square bamboo) and Kinjo Ikkokusai Shimei saku (made by Kinjo Ikkokusai Shimei) with two seals.
41cm (16in) long. (3).