a - comb; 5.3 x 10 cm
b - pin; 17.5 cm
A fine black lacquer hair comb and matching pin, the 'roiro' ground featuring an unusual 'takamakie' decoration of 'yakko-san' (simple country peasants).
Asian Art Department, AGNSW, April 2009.
Conversations through the Asian collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015