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Natsume tea caddy, lacquer, maple tree, Soko Dojo, Japan, 20th c

Natsume tea caddy, lacquer, maple tree, Soko Dojo, Japan, 20th c


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Directory: Artists: Lacquer: Pre 1980: Item # 343311

Please refer to our stock # L 001 when inquiring.
 $1,250.00 
Price includes mailing worldwide

Design of leafy maple branches in gold and green lacquer on black. Inside black lacquer. The inside of the lid painted in gold lacquer with three fishes ascending water and a rock. Height 2 ¾” (7 cm), diameter 2 7/8” (7,2 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako) 4 ¼ x 3 ½ x 3 ½ inches (10,5 x 9 x 9 cm), inscribed at the front ‘Ao-momiji’ (Green maple leaves), large size tea caddy. Signed and with red seal imprint at front of tomobako: SÔKÔ (MUNEHIRO), with seal SÔKÔ.
Enclosed leaflet with description of SÔKÔ DÔJÔ’S studio as part of the traditional art and handicraft lacquer tea ceremony utensils made in Kaga province.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).