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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 29

    A Four-Case Lacquer Inro

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

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    A Four-Case Lacquer Inro
    Edo period (19th century)
    Designed in gold, silver, red and black togidashi and hiramaki-e, hirame and gyobu-nashiji with the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove and attendants, the interior cases each fitted with medicine boxes lacquered nashiji and labelled on the covers En, Toku, Sei, Ho and So
    3 5/8in. (9.2cm.) long


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