Comb with convex handle

Anonymous artist

Anonymous artist - Comb with convex handle
In the Edo period, even day-to-day objects were characterized by high-quality artistic execution. This comb is decorated with stylized hens executed in golden and red lacquer on a black background.
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measurements: height 12,6 cm
width 5 cm
material: Wood
technique: Gold, black and red lacquer
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inventory number: Vu 1497
gallery collection: Collection of Asian and African Art
licence: Creative Commons License public domain