A lacquer kiseruzutsu. Late 19th century
Of musô-zutsu type. The outside renderd in the manner of russet iron, with Ebisu holding a fishing rod and a large tai inlaid in lacquered and gilded stag antler. The rim lined with gold stamped 18K.
Length 22.5 cm
Collection Joseph (Joe) Kurstin, Miami, FL (sold at Nagel, Stuttgart, 13.11.2007, lot 2534)