JW03 A lacquer kobako in the form of a Biwa


19th century 

The cover has a mokume  ground (imitation wood) reserved with a panel decorated in hira-makie, taka-makie, togidashi and silver with details in aogai  with a panel of a landscape with pavillion and waterfall.

The interiors and base have a nashiji ground
Length 22 cm 

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