Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
A round Japanese kogo or incense box with sprinkled gold lacquer maki-e motif of an anthropomorphic rabbit pounding mochi. The rabbit wears a decorative robe with scrolling vine motifs. The interior of the box and foot are adorned with nashiji gold flake on black lacquer ground.

Edo period Late 18th Century

Dimensions: 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 1 1/4" H
item #1396867