4 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A Lacquer Box and Cover
Meiji Period (late 19th century)
In Korin revival style, decorated in iroe-takamaki-e and inlaid on a kinji ground with poppies
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