Recovered but no longer available
Japanese early 20th century sterling silver natural bamboo shaped flower container. The container is cleverly designed to resemble a natural bamboo flower container with the sides but out to form the handle. A KIRI, pawlonia family crest is stamped into the top handle part. Stamped "pure silver" on bottom, along with signature of artist. Comes with wooden storage box. The container measures 7 3/8" tall by 1 3/8" in diameter.