14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 4,000
A five-case inro
Signed Kofu saku, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
Decorated in red, silver and gold hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, togidashi-e and kirikane with an ox inlaid in gold, the reverse with two horses galloping in the countryside, the animals rendered in gold hirazogan and takazogan, nashiji interiors
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