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    Sale 5901

    Christie's Interiors

    3 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 217

    A JAPANESE SILVER KORO, SIGNED

    EARLY TO MID 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JAPANESE SILVER KORO, SIGNED
    EARLY TO MID 20TH CENTURY
    Of globular form with the Imperial sixteen petal chrysanthemum flower head mon in relief, raised on three feet, two upright handles to either side, inner liner hammered and cover woven like basket weave, illegible signature
    8 3/8in. (21.3cm.) high


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