194. A Japanese writing box, suzuribako
A Japanese writing box, suzuribako
Meiji period (1868-1912)
The black lacquered box decorated in gold and silver maki-e and mother-of-pearl with bamboo, the interior with nashiji lacquer and with a design after Ogata Korin. With ink stone and silver-coloured water dropper shaped as a teahouse.
H. 5.5 x W. 24.5 x D. 22 cm