Suzuribako (calligraphy set) with its storage box, decorated with gold and silver takamaki-e lacquer against a gold nashiji lacquer background.
The decoration depicts a landscape around the lake in Ômi. This suzuribako contains an inkpot and a water cup in the shape of a maple leaf.
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
Height : 2,1 in
Length : 8,5 in
Width : 9,4 in