Outfit for the Game of Incense

Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper | 12.4 x 27.3cm | 19th century

Ryūryūkyo Shinsai

This privately commissioned, limited-edition New Year's greeting print (surimono) depicts various utensils of the incense game. It features a decorative mica stand, which held the small, silver-framed mica plates under the chopped incense wood pieces...
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