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    Sale 5907

    Christie's Interiors

    2 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 384

    A JAPANESE SATSUMA VASE

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A JAPANESE SATSUMA VASE
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    Finely painted to one side with three gentleman and a lady playing an involved board game, a waterfall to the background, the reverse side with armoured samurai preparing for battle, surrounded by dense gilt and enamel decoration
    21 7/8in. (55.5cm.) high


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