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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    A lacquer kogo [incense box]

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A lacquer kogo [incense box]
    Edo Period (19th century)
    In the form of a koto, decorated in iroe-hiramaki-e, gyobu-nashiji, gold and silver foil and inlaid in mother-of-pearl on a mokume ground with the strings and other details well rendered, nashiji interior and base
    15.5cm. long


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