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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    A FIVE-CASE INRO AND A TRAVELING CASE WITH TWO KOGO

    Price Realised  

    A FIVE-CASE INRO AND A TRAVELING CASE WITH TWO KOGO
    19TH CENTURY
    Each of lacquer in gold and silver hiramakie and takamakie with kinpun and kirigane: the inro with a riverscape and chidori birds in flight; the hinged case with flowers; together with three miniature ivory boxes and a large selection of Chinese gaming counters of shell -- the inro 3 7/16in. (8.8cm.) long (2)


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