A Person of integrity being particular about collection. Tea caddy lead you into the Tale of Genji. This is by Yoshita Toshiaki??
1940- / Pen name is Kasyo?? 1982-- Ishikawa Governor award (work, Hira-Natsume Autumn flowers makie). 1998- designated as a Japanese Traditional Craftsman master. 2007- Ishikawa prefecture Traditional Industry outstanding engineer award. This is in a Near Mint (seems Unused) condition with signed Wooden box.
This piece of measures: 3.386 inched (8.6 cm) in diameter. 2.244 inched (5.7 cm) in height. Including wooden box: 355 g. The base material is Wood.
Please see the pictures for details. Title: Genji Jidai makie Firefly.
(read as "koe hasete miwo nomi kokasu hotaru koso" in Japanese). A part of Tale of Genji story written in cursive style on the backside of the package lid. , on the backside of the bottom.International Buyers - Please Note. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. Treasure every meeting, for it will never recur /??? Special thanks to all our clients across the world since Fall, 2010. I want to treasure every meeting and encounter I have. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tea Caddies".
The seller is "mto-japan" and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.