Comb with broad convex handle

Anonymous artist

Anonymous artist - Comb with broad convex handle
In the Edo period, even day-to-day objects were characterized by high-quality artistic execution. This tortoiseshell comb is decorated with floral motifs executed in golden lacquer.
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measurements: height 11,4 cm
width 5 cm
material: Tortoiseshell
technique: Decorated with gold lacquer
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inventory number: Vu 1498
gallery collection: Collection of Asian and African Art
licence: Creative Commons License public domain