Heart-shaped tonkotsu decorated with carved fish and lotus design

Made:
1750-1900 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Tonkatsu, heart-shaped, carved wood exterior with fish and lotus design, detachable lid operated on cords, silver lined, Japanese, 1750-1900

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A68137
Materials:
complete, cord, silver and wood
Measurements:
with cord extended: 192 mm
type:
tonkotsu
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • tobacco container
credit:
Glendining