AP06 Vintage Japanese Ikebana Basket

Signed CHIKOEN, with signed Tomobako. Classic abacus bead shape. Bamboo body formed of a hexagonal plaiting with handle secured to body with a combination of insect, tortoise shell, double and interlocking “v” and rice character knots. Signed on bottom. Excellent condition. 18” high. Early Showa period, circa 1930.