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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 251

    A lacquer tray and a chabako [tea ceremony utensils box]

    EDO PERIOD (17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A lacquer tray and a chabako [tea ceremony utensils box]
    Edo Period (17th century)
    The first rectangular, decorated in gold and silver togidashi-e on a black lacquer ground with daikon and the second rectangular, with flush-fitting cover decorated in gold hiramaki-e and inlaid in mother-of-pearl on a sparse nashiji ground with poppies, red lacquer interior and mother-of-pearl rims, possibly added later
    25cm. and 20cm. long (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT MOORE