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Lacquered Writing Box (Suzuri Bako) with Peonies Design
On a brown lacquer ground the decoration represents a flowering branch of peonies, largely bloomed in high relief, lacquered gold in hira and taka maki-e. The inside of the lid on a nashiji lacquered background is decorated with 3 gold lacquered shishi playing in fun postures. Butterflies are on bottom of the box. Some little visible égrenures. Edo period 19th century.