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Natsume tea caddy, cricket insect in suzuki grass, Japan, 20th c.

Natsume tea caddy, cricket insect in suzuki grass, Japan, 20th c.


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Directory: New Century: Lacquer: Pre 1980: Item # 345262

Please refer to our stock # L 024 when inquiring.
  
$ 1,000
includes mailing worldwide

Plain keyaki wood (zelkova) with brown finish, decorated in black lacquer with a cricket among suzuki grasses. Brown finished wood interiors. Unsigned. Height 2 5/8” (6.7 cm), diameter 2 5/8” (6.7 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Tiny scratch at top, otherwise perfect condition.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).