A lacquer poem paper box

Lacquer

A lacquer poem paper box (shikishi-bako) worked in gold taka-maki-e with a goose in flight above foaming waves worked in seigaiha-nuri, the waves extending down the sides, the interior with a thatched hut at a water's edge beside flowering plum.
27.0 x 20.3cm.
Circa 1890. 

Stock ref: 80368

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