A lacquer four-case inro
By Tatsuke Toshihide after a design by Maruyama Okyo, 19th century
The mura-nashiji ground lacquered in gold hiramakie, togidashi and e-nashiji with a continuous design of five crayfish, the interior of plain roiro lacquer, signed beneath the crayfish in stylised script Okyo with seal Okyo, the bottom case signed Toshihide with seal Tokei; with glass bead ojime. 7.2cm (2 13/16in).
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