6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A kinji ground lacquer inro, 19th Century
decorated in gold, silver and iroe hiramakie, takamakie and kinpun, with a three-clawed dragon moving above turbulent waves against the majestic Mount Fuji in the background, nashiji interior; the stagantler netsuke of Jurojin holding a hossu -- inro 3 3/16in. (8.1cm.)
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