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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 125

    A fine silver vase

    SIGNED MITSUMASA SAKU, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A fine silver vase
    Signed Mitsumasa Saku, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Carved, chased, engraved and inlaid in gold and shakudo, with numerous rakan seated with various attributes among clouds, a dragon above, fitted wood box
    25cm. high


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    The design of this vase is after a painting by Hashimoto Gaho (1835-1908)

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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Japanese Art and Design sale follows the Robert Moore Collection and starts at approximately 11:45

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