12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 625
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A group of five Japanese kiseruzutsu, 19th Century
the first of fruitwood with a bone cover carved and stained with an eagle and pine, signed Gyokushige to; of stagantler, carved in high relief with the Seven Gods of Good Fortune; of horn applied with a vase filled with flowers, silver rim, a bamboo and metal pipe within; and an egg shaped iroe lacquer netsuke; another fruitwood pipecase with a gilt rim, carved and stained with a variety of Noh masks, inscribed Norakumen and signed; and another -- the first 8¼in. (21cm.) long. (5)
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