12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 688
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A Japanese silver box and cover, signed, early 20th Century
decorated in silver, with details in brass, gold and shibuichi in takazogan with two carp diving down below the water beneath, next to floating lilies, signed and sealed -- 3¼ x 1 7/16 x 4½in. (8.2 x 3.7 x 11.5cm.).
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