A three-case tsuishu lacquer inro Edo period (19th century)
Lot 3146
A three-case tsuishu lacquer inro
Edo period (19th century)
US$ 1,500 - 2,500
£890 - 1,500
Auction Details
Lot Details
A three-case tsuishu lacquer inro
Edo period (19th century)
Of flattened ovoid form with red and black layers of lacquer carved and incised with seven celestial maidens, each playing a different musical instrument for a pair of cranes standing beneath a pine tree, all reserved on a asanoha-patterned diaper ground, black lacquer interior; fitted with a tsuishu oval bead ojime decorated with auspicious Chinese characters
3 1/4in (8.3cm) high
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