Meiji period (late 19th century) The muso zutsu pipe case constructed of woven strips of sandalwood, plaited as a flat mat and decorated with two tsuba rendered in brown lacquer carved in relief, metal rim and seam 9 1/4in (23.4cm) long
Provenance: Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection
Published: Bushell, Raymond. Kiseruzutsu: the Japanese Pipecase in Arts of Asia, 10.6, 1980, no. 17.
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