14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,000
A four-case inro
Signed Kajikawa saku, with an inlaid mother-of-pearl tablet inscribed Shibayama Sadamasa, Meiji Period (late 19th Century)
Decorated in gold, silver and red hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, nashiji and inlaid ivory on a kinji ground depicting the Rokkasen [Six Immortal Poets] seated beside a bijin, nashiji interiors and risers, fundame rims and an attached kinrande style ojime and an undecorated ivory manju
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