Period: Meiji Taisho
Okimono for Sencha Tea Ceremony in the form of a snake, of bamboo root. Early Meiji era, circa 1870 â€“ 1880.
With a collectorâ€™s wood storage box, inscribed on the exterior of the lid: Chikkon Tennen Hebi or Natural Bamboo Root Snake.
3-3/8â€³ high x 2-3/4â€³ x 2-5/8â€³