Tōkaidō road Lacquer Inro

Tōkaidō road Lacquer Inro
Tōkaidō road Lacquer Inro

This is a very fine Inro with gold lacquer work depicting the Tōkaidō road . There are 53 place markings on the Inro, each depicting the stops that were originally government postal  stations in Japan, made famous by Hiroshigi’s series of prints.

Size: 2 1/8 inches by 2 inches, four compartments