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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 541

    A Japanese Bronze vase and cover


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese Bronze vase and cover
    Signed Mitsutoshi, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    In the form of a large gourd, its four feet cast to simulate the trunks of vine from which the leaves grow and surround the fruit, a small frog and fly rest upon it, the whole on a bamboo tray
    11½in. (29cm.) high

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