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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 72

    A lacquer fubako [poem paper box]

    MOMOYAMA - EDO PERIOD (16TH - 17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A lacquer fubako [poem paper box]
    Momoyama - Edo Period (16th - 17th century)
    The rectangular box with flush-fitting cover and inner tray decorated in gold and black hiramaki-e and gold foil on a nashiji ground with ho-o birds among paulownia, nashiji interior, copper gilt and shakudo ring attachments
    40.3cm. long


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