• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5916

    Christie's Interiors

    3 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 214

    A JAPANESE SILVER PART TEASET

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

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    A JAPANESE SILVER PART TEASET
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    Comprising two jugs, a sugar bowl with twin handles, a teapot and cover with ivory bands to the handle, a burner and a tray, each decorated with various fish amongst waves, all with mark 'Jungin' ('pure silver'), further signature to the tray
    The tray - 14 1/8in. (36cm.) diam. (6)


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