Straight Style with Latching Lid and Fude

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This yatate has been sold. See the TOKOHAN catalog for currently available yatate.

antique Japanese yatate with fude

A straight style yatate with a latching lid. On this yatate, the brush actually exists through a hole in the front of the ink basin (see the photos below to get a better idea of what we are talking about here.

The there is a small latch on top of the ink basin lid to lock it shut. There is also a sliding ring around the brush tube that has another ring attached for sagemono or netsuke attachment.

antique Japanese yatate with fude

An appropriately sized fude (Japanese writing brush) is included with this yatate

antique Japanese yatate with fude

Yatate Measurements

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Yatate with Fude (writing brush)

antique Japanese yatate with fude

Sliding Ring on Yatate Handle

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Bottom View of Yatate Sumitsubo (ink basin)

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Button for Lock on Yatate Ink Basin Lid

antique Japanese yatate with fude

Underside View of Yatate Ink Basin Lid Showing the Internal Locking Mechanism

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Decorations on Yatate Lid

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