Inro – flowers and foliage
Inro – flowers and foliage

Inro – flowers and foliage

A tall five case inro lacquered and inlaid with raden. Leaves and foliage spread across both sides winding around a bamboo trellis pole, all in gold Takamakie-e against a roiro ground. The leaves towards the bottom of the inro are embellished with gold kirikane and the opening of several flowers is decorated in gold foil with the remaining flowers carved from raden and inlaid.

The internal compartments are decorated in nashaiji and fundame 

Unsigned 19th century

10.1cm

Condition – Loss to a small section of the foil to one of the flowers, small scratch’s and marks. Overall, in very good condition.

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