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Five case black lacquer gold nashiji inro; two street dancers and a hooded drummer in high relief with gold and sabiage makie and ivory and coral inlay. Signature.
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 8.5 centimetres
- Length: 5.6 centimetres
Inscription CommentSeisaiga Tokei
17 February 2006
Reason for treatment
Remove mould assess items for further work, advise on storage.
The object has suffered from being stored in an high RH% environment. Many objects in the store have developed mould on the surface.
The object was cleaned using a low suction vacuum cleaner and a soft brush.
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Object reference number: JCR10244
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