All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1131189 (stock #T-H374)
A beautiful three case inro and netsuke.
A red coral on the middle of the braid.
The inro case decorated in gold and shibuichi-silver Takamakie(rise makie)with Sakura on the nashiji lacquer ground.
A wooden netsuke decorated in modern lacquer makie work.
The interior of the netsuke has gold makie ground.
A ojime is red coral(real article).
The condition is perfect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1065040 (stock #T-H622)
A fine gold,silver and shibuichi kiseru (tobacco pipe) with a natural ivory body, the ends engraved and inlaid with gold, silver and bronze with scenery of fish with cormorants.
Wonderful detail and skillful technique in Japan in the 19th century.
The condition is in excellent. No wear, no chip and no restoration.
It has an exterior design imbued with an aura of solidity.
This kiseru is a real beauty.
Dating from later Edo period or early Meiji era, 19th century...