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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 187

    A five-case inro

    SIGNED KOMA KORYU SAKU, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A five-case inro
    Signed Koma koryu saku, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Decorated in iroe-hiramaki-e, gold takamaki-e and kirigane with a Nio rendered in gold metal inlay, the reverse with Benten, nashiji interiors, attached gold lacquer netsuke with a peony
    11cm. long


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