Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
Japanese lacquer incense box with low-relief designs of plum blossoms in maki-e lacquer on finely sprinkled nashiji lacquer ground. The plum branch pattern is continuous along the sides of the box. The base and interior of the box are finished in fine nashiji lacquer, and the space where the lid and base join together is done with silver.

Edo period Late 18th Century

Dimensions: 3" x 2" x 1 3/8" H
item #1396872