All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1057083 (stock #1003043)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
An Early Four-case Black Lacquer Inro with roiro ground, depicting two dogs playing with an awabi shell on a rope in rubbed gold takamakie with traces of tin inlay. The shell is covered with aogai kirigane and the interior of roiro with fundame edges. Includes a finely carved round ojime. Size: 2-3/4” high x 2-1/4” wide x ¾” deep. Condition is excellent. 19th century.