Inro with five compartments in gold lacquer with decoration in hira maki-e of polychrome lacquer of blossom branches a river side and a silver moon.
The interior is nashi-ji lacquer.
Metal roll shaped Ojime´.
Netsuke representing an old man holding a chicken in his arms, a basket containing eggs at his feet. Signature.
Japan: Edo (1603-1868)
Inro: Height 9 cm, width 6 cm, depth 3 cm.
Netsuke: Height 5 cm, width 4.5 cm, depth 2.5 cm.
Ojime: Length 2 cm, diameter 0.5 cm.