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    Sale 5967

    Japanese Art & Design

    13 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    A suzuribako [writing box]

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A suzuribako [writing box]
    Edo Period (19th century)
    The rectangular box with flush-fitting cover with fitted inner tray, containing a silver water dropper and slate inkstone, the exterior in gold and silver hiramaki-e, gold foil and hirame on a nashiji ground with peonies, nashiji interior
    23cm. long


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