• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 883

    a Japanese Kiseruzutsu (pipe-case), late 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    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)

    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.