12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 275
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
a Japanese Kiseruzutsu (pipe-case), late 19th Century
of stag antler with a bamboo and copper pipe, the metal moulded with the animals of the zodiac; together with five netsuke and an okimono all of stag antler: a standing figure clutching a kiku bloom; a monkey with peach; a mouse on a rice barrel; a cluster of various shells; Jurojin with a fan; a standing figure -- the first 8 3/8in. (21.3cm.) long. (7)
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