Namban lacquer dogubako in the form of a coffer,Momoyama Period,of conventional form, the domed, hinged lid, body and sides divided into panels separated by horizontal and vertical bands of geometric shell inlay, each panel showing a dense decoration of foilage or birds among typical Namban tendrils, the veins of the leaves rendered in the kakiwari technique, the interior and underside of plain black lacquer, the inside of the lid embellished in gold hiramakie and aogai with clematis scrolls
Japanese Export Art at the Peadody Essex Museum - Alain.
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cool electric wheelchair! ..controlled similarly to a traditional manual wheelchair; the user pushes on the hand rims. However, force sensors in the hand rims detect the user’s physical exertion and add additional power to the wheels. This means Mobi makes physical movement easier in a similar fashion to power steering in a car.