The property of a Lady
A gold lacquer miniature kodansu (cabinet)
Of rectangular form, the hinged front door opening to reveal three drawers enclosing an ensuite fitted tray and two kobako in the form of two books, one entitled Ise Monogatari, lacquered in gold and slight colour takamakie, kirikane and e-nashiji, the exterior of the door with trailing grape vine and the sides with kiku, kikyo and asagao, the inside tray decorated with stalks of flowering kiku and kikyo, the underside of nashiji; unsigned. 4.7cm x 6.6cm x 4cm (1 13/16in x 2 9/16in x 1½in). (9).