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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    A Group of Seventeen Ojime, 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    A Group of Seventeen Ojime, 19th Century
    the first of ivory: in Shibayama style and inlaid in coral and tortoise shell, aogai and metal with attributes of the Gods of Good Fortune; with a ladybird and dragon fly; carved with rabbits signed Gyokushi; crouching man; Daruma; Kyogen masks; revellers; four of lacquer: quail; masks; and two with geometric patterns; of bamboo with maple leaves; three in cloisonne; two of metal with flowers, one signed Mitsutami (17)

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