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    Sale 2031

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 420

    A large Japanese Satsuma earthenware vase

    MEIJI PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

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    A large Japanese Satsuma earthenware vase
    Meiji period, 19th Century
    The pierced hardwood domed cover above a waisted neck flanked by figures suspending tassels, the tapering hexagonal body parcel-gilt and decorated in polychrome enamels with various immortals over a clear crackled glaze, supported on Buddhistic lion monopodiae above a pierced hardwood circular base
    Overall: 40 in. (101.6 cm.) high


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