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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 88

    A jubako [food container)

    EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A jubako [food container)
    Edo Period (18th Century)
    The cylindrical five-tiered box and cover decorated in gold and silver hiramaki-e and nashiji on a black ground with bands of geometric design, water wheels, fans and three panels depicting landscapes between peonies and scrolling foliage, the cover with karako, red lacquer interior
    30.5cm. high


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