Bag Shape Kobako

Small gold lacquer Kobako depicting a purse tied by a cord. It shows a ritual objects decor in its central part, flowering branches and pine trees on the sides of the lid.
The sides are decorated with flowering branches and pine branches on a background of nashi-ji lacquer.
Interior in nashi-ji lacquer.

Japan – Meiji (1868-1912.)
Height 4.5 cm, length 9 cm, width 8 cm