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    Sale 2797

    Anton Philips, Entrepreneur & Connoisseur

    6 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 328

    A Japanese export rectangular lacquer chest


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese export rectangular lacquer chest
    Momoyama period, late 17th/early 17th Century
    With a hinged front opening up to seven drawers centred by a small door, the exterior and top decorated with a large cartouche containing a buddhistic lion, bordered by geometric motifs, the interior and sides with floral panels, all inlaid with mother-of-pearl and decorated in gold and brown hiramaki-e on a black ground, copper engraved lockplates and handles, damaged
    38 cm. high x 53.5 cm. wide x 34.8 cm. deep

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