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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 244

    A large Japanese Imari jar and cover

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A large Japanese Imari jar and cover
    18th Century
    The baluster sides decorated in iron-red, gilt and underglaze-blue with three large ho-o birds (phoenix) amidst flowering branches, the shoulder with quail, birds and butterflies among branches of chrysanthemum and peony, similarly decorated on the high domed cover applied with hexagonal finial, repair to cover
    89 cm. high


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