11 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
A Cloisonné Enamel Scent Bottle
Signed Kyoto Namikawa [workshop of Namikawa Yasuyuki, 1845-1927], Meiji Period (late 19th century)
Worked in silver and gilt wire and various coloured cloisonné enamels with two panels of butterflies amongst flowers on black grounds, the surrounding areas with flowers and scrolling foliage on a deep red ground, brass mounts
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