A lacquered-wood three-case circular inro 19th century
Lot 84*
A lacquered-wood three-case circular inro 19th century
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,785) inc. premium
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A lacquered-wood three-case circular inro 19th century
Lot Details
A lacquered-wood three-case circular inro
19th century
The greyish-black ishime ground decorated in high relief with a snail, inlaid in ceramic, slithering over large bamboo leaves, lacquered in gold takamakie, the outlines of the leaves highlighted in pewter, the bamboo motif continuing on the reverse, the risers lacquered in chinkinbori with geometric lines; unsigned. 8.5cm (3 5/8in) high.

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  • 熊笹に蝸牛図蒔絵陶片貼付印籠 無銘 19世紀
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