Case (Inrô) with Design of Dragonfly (obverse); Praying Mantis (reverse)…
江戸時代 蟹波蒔絵箱 Box with Crabs and Waves Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 17th century Culture: Japan Medium: Lacquered wood with gold hiramaki-e and e-nashiji on black lacquer ground
Four-case inro with design of moon and plum tree. Edo period Early 19th century - Sakai Hôitsu (Japanese, 1761–1828)
black Yakumo lacquer ware (八雲塗) tea caddy (natsume) with aoi inlay and maki-e design of a willow tree; ō-natsume shape (large jujube fruit); unidentified mark nside the lid; with tomobako.
[Cosmetic box] Wood covered in black lacquer with red and gold hiramaki-e and e-nashiji lacquer and silver foil; gilded metal fittings. Early 17th century
Dish Wakao Toshisada 1989 This calls to me...cranes...and the moon :)
輪島塗 沈金師 角野岩次「しのぶ沈金棗」
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