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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A Group of eight metal ojime, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    A Group of eight metal ojime, 19th Century
    of various metals such as bronze, silver, gilt and copper: the first cast, of a clock, the reverse with inscription Bunmei Kaika; a shishi sitting upright signed Chomin; the Daibutsu; a seated fox, one side gilt, the other silvered; a teapot warming over a hibachi; two Daruma figures wrapped in their cloaks; the last of oval form with a phoenix perched on a blossoming cherry branch, signed Mitsuyoshi -- 0 15/16in. (2.4cm.) high max. (8)


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