Ordering number : F18300 (consignment sale)
Suzuri bako and Fumi bako (inkstone case and letter box) :
Jidai (era): Late Edo to Meiji period to Meiji period.
Outer case of Suzuri Box : Height 47 cm x Width 37 cm x Depth 21 cm
(Height about 18.50 inches x Width about 14.56 inches x Depth about 8.26 inches)
Outer case of Fumi Box : Height 29 cm x Width 26 cm x Depth 10 cm
(Height about 11.41 inches x Width about 10.23 inches x Depth about3.93 inches)
Special feature: On the surface of the lid, there are wave design
and plover with gold Makie On the back lid, there are moon and maple tree
and flowers with gold Makie. flower shape Suiteki(a small container used to hold water when using an inkstone) made of silver.
This is an extremely wonderful work.
Aoi Art estimation paper