11 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 4,000
A five-case inro
Signed Kofu saku, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
Decorated in gold, silver, red and black hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, kirikane and nashiji, with two wrestlers rendered in gold takazogan, the reverse with a lady seated in a pavillion, nashiji interiors
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