Unno Shōmin (1844-1915)                                                                         Inlaid silver vase                                                                                           40cm high                                                                                                 Signed: Hōshū sō Shōmin with kaō                                                                 The base signed Chōyōsai with an impressed mark Kobayashi and jungin (pure silver)                                                                                                             The lid of the tomobako inscribed: “silver vase  with seasonal flower and plants design” with seal,  the underside: teishitsugigei-in jū goi Unno Shōmin with two seals