This is a of a Japanese antique, a small porcelain doll calligraphy tool suiteki figurine.
It is a calligraphy tool suiteki from 1868 to 1911．
This is a very technical antique suiteki calligraphy tool.
It is a female design with a kitten on a very charming shoulder. suiteki is used to make ink for calligraphy.
suiteki is a container for pouring water into the inkstone. There are two small holes (wind hole and water hole), and a small amount of water drops.
You can fine-tune the ink density with the water that flows out little by little. Over time, there are small stains and scratches, but overall it is in good condition.
Size Length 7.6 cm Width 5.2 cm Thickness 4 cm