Nellique | Fine Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1837 VR item #1126867
Helen M Edwards
Height: 14 cm (4.8 in)
Width: 9 cm (3.7 in)
Depth: 2.2 cm (0.9 in)

This is an early Japanese round lacquered powder flask with a round carved boxwood ojime bead and a boar tusk netsuke. The flask has been wonderfully fashioned from timber and lacquered with a stippled and textured effect to the surface. The spout and top also appear to be lacquered timber...