8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A large cloisonne vase, by Hayashi Kodenji school, Taisho Period (1912-1926)
of ovoid form, decorated in coloured enamels and silver wire with birds perched and flying amongst the branches of a blossoming plum tree on a green ground, with silver rims -- 14¼in. (36.2cm.) high, with wood box inscribed: ao iro hana moyo shippo yaki dai kabin Kurashige shi.
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