lacquered writing box and large paper box
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Set of a black lacquered writing box with matching large paper box.
Almost square writing box (suzuribako), decorated in raised takamakie-lacquer with pinetrees on the beach and in the distance hills on a sea coast.
Inside black lacquered with two boxes for brushes, an inkstone and a silver gourd shaped waterdropper.
The paper box (ryōshibako) is decorated with a design of temples and mountains in silver and gold makie-lacquer, the lid at the inside has three eggplants in raised gold and silver takamakie-lacquer.
In a box. Early Showa Period.
Suzuribako: 6,5 cm; 22,5 x 24,6 cm.
Ryōshibako: 14,7 cm; 30,5 x 39 cm.
Shipping and handling not included.